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My 2013 transit is not starting...My battery light is on and

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My 2013 transit is not starting...My battery light is on and the car with lock is on...when I try to start car the light rapidly starts flashing..this happened on the day before my daughters wedding in july (not a good time for that to happen) and so we bought new battery and uncle hooked up and reset the computer ( he is an engineer)...now it is happening again...how can I reset?
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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.

Is this the lock light that is flashing?Do you have a second key to try at all?

Let me know,thanks Pete

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