2001 lincon towncarJune 1, 2014June 1, 2014just had the timing chain replaced and the alternator. The battery shows charged but car wont start no lights nothing. Share Tweet Pinterest Keywords:alternatorBatteryTiming Chaintown car 1 thought on “2001 lincon towncar” Freeautomechanic June 2, 2014 at 12:41 pm Are you checking the battery with a load tested or a volt meter? A volt meter could show 12 volts but once under load drop to 0 in a meter of seconds. If the battery is good and no lights or radio, you have a bad connection most likely at the battery terminal ends or cables. Most common cause of a no start situation is the BATTERY Comments are closed.