Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Cannot start car

(1999 Ford Taurus)
in Levittown, PA on January 22, 2011
My car was OK driving all day last Wednesday and on Thursday I tried to start and everything immediately turned off with no sound from a starter. I charged battery for 8 hours all away till it did not take any more charge (it start charging on a green zone). After that I tried to start my car but it repeated the same thing – no sound from a starter and everything turned off (radio, light). What it happened to my car suddenly?
Displaying 1 answers & 1 comments
Popular Answer
Your battery might not have enough cranking amps, even though it might be fully charged and have enough voltage. If your battery is 4 years or older, the chances are you'll need a new battery. The second thing we would check for is the Alternator and starter would be last. A simple electrical system test at a shop will determine the problem.
David Dolitsky
Tilden Car Care
2395 Welsh Road
Philadelphia, Pa 19114
215-969-0939
on January 22, 2011
thank you Enthusiast
Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
My alternator has got to be changed . Car only ...
Failed to start after charging , aa came charged voltage was 9 should be about 12/13. cannot comprehend a akyernato...
Rpms drop and check engine and oil light come on
I have a 06 dodge charger 5.7l v8 hemi. while driving in a matter of seconds the rpms drop and the engine and oil lig...
Didn't find what you were looking for?