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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Volvo
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Experience:  ASE Master and Advanced level certified. Factory trained with 15 years dealership experience
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After taking the battery off to charge the car won't start,

Customer Question

After taking the battery off to charge the car won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Yes their good I was told it may be immobliser and to open & close with remote to reset it,still no joy
JA: What is the model/year of your Volvo?
Customer: C70 2006
JA: Are you fixing your C70 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes just had a flat battery & took it out to charge & now this
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing being told by car computer apart from park assit required
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

Hi Im David, when trying to start the vehicle does the security light go out?

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

checking in to see how its going

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

do you still need assistance?

Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 7 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

If it was running fine before the battery died and now will not start then the battery is still suspect. Unless there was a component on the vehicle drawing current to kill the battery then the battery almost surely needs to be replaced.

Has it been load tested?