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2011 ford escape I changed the battery and after that the abs , air cond, brake warning , door open all comes om and after a whill

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you changed a battery before?

No

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Escape yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

After a while all the lights go out runs good about a mile then all come back on

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Ford Mechanic: Pete, Auto Service Technician replied 11 months ago
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Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Did any of the cables arc or short out when the battery was replaced?Are the cables and connections clean and tight at the battery?

Let me know,thanks Pete

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