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Every 3 or 4 days my 1999 Ford Escort won't start

Last winter my daughters car would not start, so we bought a new battery. Everything was fine, but now every 3 or 4 days it won't start, and we have to boost it. We thought at first it was because of the cold weather lately, but it is mild out today and we had to boost it again. Any suggestions?

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  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    So the battery is draining down while sitting? Don't suppose someone installed an aftermarket stereo (high power) in the vehicle did they ?

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The alternator may be bad...replace it and you should be fine

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