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I have a 1986 lincoln and it doesn't hold a charge what can it be

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It may be that the batterys bad.have you had it checked ?autozone or advance auto parts check them for free.if the batterys good look for a light thats being left on inside, look for a tail light or brake light stuck on.i'm thinking,if you disconnect the battery at night and reconnect it the next morning,will it start? thats a good test to tell whether or not somethings staying on at night.i suggest you try that tonight.that will tell you whether it's a dead short or just a bad battery. thank you for choosing fixya.com

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You more than likely need to replace the battery.

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