car wont start at all on 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII

my car wont start at all, the lights and powers still works. help!!!!

Asked by for the 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII
Try checking to see if the starter is getting power from the ignition switch. If it is try tapping on the starter while someone turns the key, see if it starts.
Check the battery cables/terminals are tight and clean.
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check the cap and rotor to see if the rotor mightve burned out