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Engine will not start and computer will not communicate with scanner

(1999 Ford Escort)
in Odessa, TX on October 26, 2009
i have checked all fuses and can not get car to start. also my cooling runs all the time with key on and motor not running. plug in scanner and it will not communicate to scanner. what is burnt.
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on October 26, 2009
If you get no communication and all the fuses are good you may have a bad PCM check to see if the scantool is getting power from the vehicle if it is and theres no communication you may need a new pcm
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