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I have a 1996 ford taurus Gl. My car just stopped working no reason why. I have checked the fuses, replaced the alternator, changed the battery, got a new starter; I am so lost. Can someone tell me what else I can look at I have no clue what to look at next?

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If the engine cranks over do the following , check the spark at the plugs. change the fuel filter . check the fuel pressure and flow. check engine compression. check valve and ignition timing as it may have jumped a few teeth.

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Does it crank over? I need more info on what it DOES do in order to give an intelligent repsonse.

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    Carlos Brown Dec 04, 2014

    It will not crank over at all it just clicks but won't turn over

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SOURCE: Draining Battery on 1996 Ford Contour

A battery drain will not be caused by a bad fuse, its called by something draining power that you can not see. We call this a parasitic dran because just like a parasite drains your energy so does this. Its easy to test for if you have a test light. Loosen the negative battery cable and attach the aligator clip to the clamp next hold the post of the test light to the post of the battery and remove the battery cable being careful not to let it touch the test light. If you have any light thats your drain. On some fords you need to give the computers 30 minutes to power down after shutting the car off. if you want to isolate the system thats causing the drain pull and replace fuses one by one, when the light goes out you have your suspect.

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SOURCE: replaced the battery and the alternator in 2006 ford taurus

check the alternator fuse and grounding

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SOURCE: 96 Ford Taurus no turn signals or hazards

Take the turn signal lever and jiggle it, a lot. If they start working, the switch is bad. You can also turn on the hazards and take hold of the button and push it left , right , forward and back and see if they start working. If so, replace the turn signal/ hazard switch.

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SOURCE: Ford Taurus Not Charging

check alternator, could ther be a short some where?

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SOURCE: I have a 1996 Ford Taurus GL and need to add freon

if the port you are trying to connect to is bigger than the connector on the hose, then that is the wrong one. that's the high side. you want to connect to the low side, which is a smaller fitting. the fittings for 134a are quick disconnect.

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