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2003 ford focus keeps shutting off while driving, try to restart and i get the flashib flashing red light of the anti theft system

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

We've had new keys programmed at the dealer within the last year and has been working fine up until a couple days ago

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Hello, usually when this happens it's due to the PCM power relay failing. If you have an owners manual I would swap the PCM power relay with a different relay and see what happens. Usually this will fix a concern like this.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
are you talking the power hold relay?
Ford Mechanic: James, Ford Technician replied 2 years ago

Correct

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
yeah i replaced that 2 days ago
Ford Mechanic: James, Ford Technician replied 2 years ago

Can you tell me of any other parts you have replaced?

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