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Asked by May 21, 2017 at 06:58 PM about the 1999 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car will not turn over I turn the key and it acts
like it is dead I have a new battery in it I have tried
to start my car count less time don't know what it
could be

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Possible bad battery connection or wire at starter is loose or corroded,if this is not the issue your starter may be bad.

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Surf the net on how to check the solenoid/relay mounted on the fender-well of the vehicle, near the battery. It is nothing more than a high amperage switch being operated by a low amperage circuit. If it check's OK then you will have to check for voltage coming from the ignition to the solenoid/relay which engages the circuit when the key is turned to start. TST's suggestion should be conducted first as it is the simplest to do.

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