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I have a 1996 ford taurus my car will not start in cold weather

My car battery died a few days ago. Its really cold outside and its been snowing alot. My car worked the day before but when I got up in the morning to start it, the car was dead it wouldn't start. I charged the battery but it still would not start. I need it to start soon what should I do to get it started?

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    MY BE THE SRARTER SOLEND IS GOING OUT

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Don't suppose it's inside, or you can get it inside can you?

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You can jump it with a running car, then take it to somewhere like Autozone which will check the charging system and battery to see if there is a problem. Also sometimes you need to remove the battery cables and clean both them and the battery terminals.

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