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2001 Ford Taurus car won't crank won't start believe it's…

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2001 Ford Taurus car...

2001 Ford Taurus car won't crank won't start believe it's electrical starters good alternators Good batteries good perhaps it's one of the relays perhaps the key with the alarm because with different combinations of lock/unlock the car will do different things when you turn the key to try starting. sometimes there is a click like the starter is trying to turn then other times there is nothing and all interior lights go out when key is turned. also when hooked up to obd 2 code reader it can't communicate plz need helpre

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the vehicle's manual for this?

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

Troubleshooting everything

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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 2 months ago

Have you checked the fuses?

Are you looking for some possible causes?

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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 2 months ago

Is this the dual overhead cam engine?

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