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2000 Jaguar S-Type Question: car will not start with key

 

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enadia1234, Chicago, IL, September 07, 2013, 10:41
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after overnite parking or not driving for a day or two the key will not start the car. thought was the battery so got new battery, worked for 2 days then again key will not start the car. what is the problem?

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    M & R Car Import Services II, Inc (68 Answers) , Chicago, IL - (773) 840-8204
    M and R Car Import September 09, 2013, 05:29
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    If your vehicle isn't starting due to "no cranking, no start" I would take it to your normal qualified service station and have what is commonly referred to a parasitic draw test to find out what might be the cause of a possible electrical component draining the battery your vehicle like all vehicle have a certain amount of keep alive memory drain but should not exceed 70 mA of draw after vehicle goes into its sleep mode. This is assuming your charging system is working properly. Good luck and best is wishes.

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