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Changed throddle, and put in New battery on a 2006 ford 500,

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Changed throddle , and put...
Changed throddle , and put in New battery on a 2006 ford 500, car will not crank , lights work what's the problem?
JA: Have you changed a battery before?
Customer: Not on this car
JA: What is the model of your '06 Ford?
Customer: Ford 500 limited
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, changed the throddle and put in New battery
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Anti theft lights and dash lights come on
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Ford
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Hi. Does the anti-theft light flash rapidly when you turn the key to the ON position?

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Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

It is possible that you need a new starter. You can check by using a test light to see if power is getting to the starter when the key is in the START position.

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