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Intermittent starting issues Will lose power completely when…

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Intermittent starting issues Will...

Intermittent starting issues Will lose power completely when trying to start I can start it if I disconnect the battery amd leave it for 10-20 minutes. Then it will start fine. the problem comes back though

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

Battery is charged. When I go to start the car I completyely lose all power. If I disconnect the battery and leave it for 10-20 minutes I can then return and start the car wqith no issues

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '10 Ford?

2014 ford escape

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

I changed the battery that is all.

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

Nope that should be it

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Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 6 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 6 months ago

Hello, so when you turn the key to on the dash doesnt light up, it acts like a dead battery? You have a good connection to a good battery? No aftermarket alarm or accessories?

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