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Last night I noticed the stereo was not illuminated and would not turn on. Today the car is completely dead, no power locks, no clicks on ignition. original stereo (not aftermarket) and this is first electrical problem since owned car. Suggestions on finding problem?

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How old is the batttery? Most car batteries only last 4-5 years. I would check the date on the battery, and if it is around that old replace the battery first. If the battery voltage ever drops below 9 volts the computers can get a bit screwy.

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