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My Hyundia i20 is dead can only open door with key no electircal

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My Hyundia i20 is dead can only open door with key no electircal power at all have i pressed something
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Robert replied 2 years ago.

Hi..

Hopefully i can help..

If you've had to open the car using the key blade..and nothing electrical wise works in the car ie: no lights/no starter/no central locking/no dash lights - then it sounds very much like the main battery on the car has become flat or the battery terminals are loose/and earth point has failed/or fuse/main fuse has blown...you need to pop the bonnet locate the battery and ensure the terminals are secure..the next stage is to try a jump start and see if that gets it going..if it does then take the car on a long drive to ensure the battery is charged at least..if it still fails - goes flat etc..then further checks need to be made as per the battery condition and the charging system on the car.alternator etc.. I do hope this helps

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