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Gallagher99, FORD SENIOR /SPECIALIST TECHNICIAN
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My Fiesta does not start every time. Some times all lamps

Customer Question

Hi
JA: Hi. How can we be of help?
Customer: My Fiesta does not start every time. Some times all lamps are flashing. Then after say 5 tries it suddenly starts.
JA: What is the voltage at the battery?
Customer: Ford has changed the battery, but that did not solve the problem. I have a Fiesta 09, drived 30000 miles.
JA: Are you fixing your Fiesta yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No I have my FIesta "parked" at Ford for more than 4 weeks, but they can not find any problem
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: The problem is I need my car, and I don´t know when I can start the car
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: UK Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 month ago.

Hi there good morning to you and sorry for the delayed response ,
My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you today

Ok does the Immobilsor light flash when this happens

Does an engine malfunction message appear on display

Regards ***** *****

Brian

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
All lights are flashing ´(for example Airbag service now) , but the car does not start
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Sometimes after 5 trilals it suddenly start, but other times I have the car transported to Ford.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No Engine malfunction message appear.
Ford has changed battey, but the same problem remain,
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
just now the car is "parked" at Ford, and in my opion they don´t know how to solve the problem.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
As I said when I turn my startkey all lights are on at the display, but nothing happens
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 month ago.

Hi there thanks

Ok as you are receiving messages and have a no crank situation then the first place that must be inspected is connector c11A this is the large connector under the battery and on early 2008-2010 fiesta was prone to water ingress causing intermitent pin /connection issues

This commonly causes. A no communication concern with the PCM which in turn would give you a Immobilsor issue no crank and an airbag message as thefuel cut offsystem in the PCM is linked to the airbag system

This connector should be checked for any Ingress and also the wiring both sides should be stripped and investigated for any corrosion that can cause this issue

If you need anymore help or advice on this issue going forward please let me know and I will do my upmost to assist you
If you are satisfied thus far with my answer /advice
PLEASE REMEMBER TO RATE MY ANSWER
Kindest regards ***** ***** and have a nice day
any positive feedback /bonuses are kindly appreciated

Brian

Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 10 days ago.

Hi there good evening to you

how did you get on with our starting issue

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

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