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Left key on overnight and discharged battery. put on charger

Customer Question

left key on overnight and discharged battery. put on charger overnight. car won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: no corrosion. terminals tight
JA: What is the model/year of your Lincoln?
Customer: 2012 hybrid
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing. just tried to start
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: just a minute.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Lincoln
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
with key on start/acc position, i get an amber engine symbol and a red "check charging system". EV battery about 1/4 full.
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.I apologize for any delay.

Have you tried to lock and unlock the doors with the key or remote then see if it starts and runs at all?

In some cases this has to be done to reset the theft system.Let me know.

Thanks Pete

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