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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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My car shut off. And now the theft light is on and it won't

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My car shut off. And now the theft light is on and it won't start
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: Battery is only a few days old. The car will not turn over
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2001 ford Mustang 3.8
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Taking everything off of the key except transmitter. I saw on a blog to turn wheel until it locks and try to start it again but it still won't start
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 1 year ago.

Hello, did the vehicle die while driving or you shut it down and it wont restart? Does the odometer work or is it reading -------? The theft lamp flashes when you turn the key to on? Does it do the same if you use a different key?

Expert:  HDGENE replied 1 year ago.

Hello, do you need more help with this concern?