It then runs. Tonight it did not make a sound when I tried to start it, but then a few minutes later, started.
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2001 Ford Taurus
Question: Why does2001 Taurus start but then it sputters & the anti-theft light come on?
PARTS GUY December 27, 2012, 05:05Master
You have a PATS(passive anti theft system) issue. Have the car scanned with a full enhanced scanner, not a generic code reader.
ReplyTommye, December 27, 2012, 05:27Rookie
Thanks so much, on my way to the dealer.
ReplyPARTS GUY, December 27, 2012, 05:47Master
The dealer is not the only place to take. Use RepairPal to find a qualified shop.
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (8456 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355globalhelper December 27, 2012, 06:28Master
get a diag from a good shop and be done