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2001 ford escape won't start

Home from work and it ran fine. Next day, jump in, turn the key and nothing happened. No sound from engine...interior door light, radio, and door locks work. Cannot turn steering wheel, or shift to neutral, no signal lights work, and no dinging alarm about door being open or no seat belts fastened. Replaced battery and checked fuses. Any ideas?

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    no dinging when key left in ignition and door open, no dinging for unhooked seat belt, no sounds from left and right signals, no sound from emergency flashers, and nothing on radio works and then the steering was hard to turn but steering column was replaced and fixed but still nothing else that was listed isnt working.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    engine light on & misses at 40 mph

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2014

    After turning off the ignition key the engine continues to run for 2 full minutes and the check engine light comes on.

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