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Car won't start after rear-end collision

I have the same problem! I got rear-ended Wednesday and it drove fine. We went Saturday to get an estimate for the damage, which came out to about $3000. On our way home we stopped for lunch and when we left the car wouldn't start! We were able to jump it and get it home, so the next morning we went out and to get a new battery and now it still won't start!

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Sounds like electrical drain-
Trunk light on, dome light staying on.
Something along that line.
You could try pulling the associated fuses until you get the car in for repairs.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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There is short somewhere draining the battery until you or a mechanic can locate and repair the short disconnect the battery when car sits or it will drain the battery and at worst you could have a electrical fire this problem needs to be adressed immediately.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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