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Went to start Ford escape and it won't start. Indicting that the pats has been activated but there's no way it could have. Only have one key for it and it's the middle of the night. Nothing happened to the key but did try putting a new battery in it.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Battery is fine as are cables. Tried jumping it and that didn't work.

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Escape?

08

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

Yes doing ourselves and checking fuses now

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

Can't think of anything except it's my mom's car and she needs to go to work in about 5 hours.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Ford
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Key in the run position is the theft light flashing rapid?

An idea what may have caused this?

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