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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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2003 focus hatchback will not start- battery good, starter &

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2003 focus hatchback will not start- battery good, starter & alternator good, no codes on computer. grounds checked & cleaned. Any ideas?
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: nope- new
JA: Are you fixing your Hatchback yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: cleaned grounds. checked battery etc
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: when trying to start- all lights come on & wipers start to work by themselves
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 6 months ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  AMEDEE replied 6 months ago.

Are you saying that the engine does not crank over (starter not activating) or are you saying that the engine cranks but does not start?

Are you looking for possible causes?

Expert:  AMEDEE replied 6 months ago.

Please let me know I will be looking forward to your reply.