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My 1990 ford mustang lx with a 2.3l 5sp. wont start its making a dead battery sound when i try to start it i put a new battery, solenoid, and the starter check out great and its still makin the dead battery gringding sound when turned with the key.

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There is a starter relay--probably in the relay box by the battery. Swap the starter relay with the horn relay and try to start the car. If that works, replace the relay. If it doesn't work, please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r6222268-engine_doesnt_crank_turn_over . These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

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