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Our 2004 Chrysler Sebring has not been driven in a while, maybe about a year. Apparently, the battery died (it is the original battery...5 yrs old) and the computer reset itself. We charged the battery, to the point where the charger said it was fully charged, and tried to start the car. There was a click, followed by one attempt for the engine to turn over...then an electrified smell in the air. Check Engine light is one while trying to start the car, but the engine is in good condition. A friend told me that the engine and the computer are probably fine, and to get a new battery. That the computer is not getting enough juice to fully restart, or to start the engine. What is your expert advice? :) -SarBear

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I think your friend is right

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