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Problem with the starter of my 1997 ford escort

After i swithed of my car, the next morning my car didn't want to start again. the red light underneath the clock does'nt want to come on at all. there's no spark.... i have taken my kar in to 4 places and no one can tell me what the problem is.... my car doesnt want to come on or start at all.
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You may want to check the fusible wire from the battery's B+. This is responsible for supplying the needed 12V to all of the car's electrical system except the starter motor. Often the fusible link is nothing more than a wire with connector from the positive terminal post. Often the connector gets corroded or the wire is cooked.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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