Re: ford taurus: battery light & abs, does weird things &
On Wed, 27 Apr 2005 13:08:21 GMT, "Jeff" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>"amys" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> hello all,
>> I could really use some help with this odd-ball problem. I have a
>> ford taurus and the ABS light has been on for ever. Took it to the
>> dealer and they couldn't find a problem with it. The last couple of
>> days the battery light has been comming on as well. I sort of
>> ignored it as the ABS light has been on and the car runs fine. Then
>> today out of the blue while I was driving the doors unlocked, the
>> radio turned off and the mile gauge went to 0 even though I was going
>> about 40. shortly after the car started sputtering and died.
>> When I tried to restart the car it did nothing. However after maybe
>> 30 min. or so it ran fine again, for maybe 5 blocks and then did the
>> same thing. Good news is we were able to drive it home this way.
>> However I have no idea what it could be. Can the Altenater or
>> battery cause a Ford to do this sort of thing?? I would really
>> appreciate any theories on this one.
>If you were able to start your car several times, it was not the battery or
>I suspect that it is a problem a computer or sensor.
good one jeff
check alt and battery voltage