engine died while driving on 1999 Mercury Sable

engine died while driving tried to restart it it cranks but no lights on dash comes on when switch is turned on still no start acts like its getting any fuel at all

by in Lincoln, NE on July 24, 2012
3 answers
ANSWER by , July 24, 2012
Did you check your battery? If you get no light on your dash coming on then it sounds like an electrical issue. Check that your battery has correct voltage and that it is grounded correctly. Make sure the fittings are nice and tight and corrosion free. If battery is fine, i'd look into the fuse box.
ANSWER by , July 25, 2012
poss alt also charge battery and see if that the issue. then have alt tested
ANSWER by , July 26, 2012
Check the ignition switch if it cranks but you get no dash warning lights. Poss. blown fuse/fusible link wire.