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Old 08-10-2010, 10:29 PM   #1
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07 ST died and wont restart

I am posting this for my dad. He lives in north ogdena and called me tonight saying his 07 Focus ST died while driving and wont restart. When he turns the key on he said hash marks are on the odo in place of numbers. I am in wichita ks so am not able to help him so if anyone has any ideas or can help in anyway i would sure appreciate it. I am suspecting somethiong electrical from my experience with cars but without being there and seeing what its doing i have no clue. He did tell me that the check engine light had been coming on and off the last 2 weeks.

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Old 08-10-2010, 10:35 PM   #2
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I swear I remember a thread just like this....... see if he can check all of his fuses. If I remember correctly there is a fuse for the engine computer that can blow out and does just that.

someone correct me if I'm wrong; I was only skimming through that thread.
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Old 08-11-2010, 02:13 AM   #3
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something similar happened to me........but i didnt have marks on my odo

it was a fuse......i cant tell you more about it because this happened b4 i started learning about cars so i had no idea what other stuff the mechanic told me....but the fuse part i did get, it wasnt the source of the problem but it was the reason y the car wouldnt go
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