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My ABS and Battery light turned on while I was driving and then when I finally got somewhere to turn my car off, the car would not turn on again.

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Sounds like bad alternator??? Low battery voltage may have caused a bogus ABS code, please explain in further detail the extent of the car not starting. Is the battery fully charged etc..???? Does the car "click" instead of turning over, does the car try to turn over, but not start, or does nothing happen when you turn the key?

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