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Ford escort 97 wont start

There is a tapping sound when i try to turn it on

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  • Cheryl English Mar 25, 2009

    mynes a 96 ford escort, it worked fine, but now it wont start. Its also turned off on me a few times during driving, the CD player goes off and on right before it does that.

    Now it wont start at all, The engine makes no sound, but I hear a tapping sound inside my car, mostly when the key is half turned.

    The heater will work, the beeping starts when the key is in, and the lights work. But nothing happens when i turn the key to start, no startup sound, nothing.

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