If you hear a good click, skip to Step 4. The vehicle started several times without notice. Swap Starter Motor Relay 6 in Battery Junction Box with Blower Motor Relay 9. Try your second key and see if that works. Yes: Go to next numbered step No: Replace cable or clean and tighten ground connection 5. Is the battery negative cable in good condition and grounded properly? The solenoid is attached to the short + battery cable. How can all these problems surface at once and not be related????.
I have a 2001 Ford Explorer Sports Trac with no crank no start issue. The numbered steps should be performed in the order listed. The starter should be located on the bottom right of the engine where the Transmission attaches. We do not require a core charge or a return of the old part or engine. There are many possibilities from a bad starter to a bad ground, bad switch or bad starter relay. Yes: Go to next numbered step No: The battery is bad or not fully charged.
If you have not changed it in the past 12 months or so, the fuel filter might be clogged, obstructing the flow of gas; after years of service, the fuel pump might have failed as well. Common items that are not guaranteed include but not limited too nuts, bolts, links, seals, bushings, ball joints, brackets, bezels, wiring, cables, sensors and other applicable items depending on the part. Yes: Go to next numbered step No: Replace fuse 8. However, when the vehicle was given a jump-start, all the dashboard lights came on, but the motor did not start. This information outlines the wires location, color and polarity to help you identify the proper connection spots in the vehicle. Posted on Jul 11, 2010 If your going to be removing all of this I recommend you get the Haynes repair manual on the vehicle so you have the illustrations and directions for dis-assembly and assembly of the starter. It typically takes us approximately 3-5 business days to process a credit back to your account and 2-3 business days for the credit to appear on your account.
Start using a little logic and find out what's wrong before replacing more parts. This procedure diagnoses a No crank starter problem. Make sure fuel is reaching the injections and the fuel filter is not clogged. It is possible the pinion on the motor is jammed. Please make sure also that you check the one single wire that leads to the starter. Connect voltmeter negative probe to chassis ground. The procedure is based on information in the 2000 Explorer Ford Wiring Diagrams and my personal experience.
This car has been to two Ford dealerships and one reputable and established independent automotive repair shop. Maybe the starter motor itself does not turn. Some people said it was that the engine was still cool and others that the car was old. People for whatever reason think it's a solenoid because of Wiki and the Chevy clowns who do write up's on installing one on their junk. The steering wheel did not return to the center after turning, especially when turned to the right.
Yes: Go to next numbered step No: Replace or adjust Clutch Pedal Position Switch or Digital Transmission Range Sensor 12. Frequent car or truck checking is recommended for safe or more comfortable drive. The consumer requested reimbursement for the defective engine. The system is just totally confused. If your engine seems to give you trouble only when cold, there are some specific components to look at. Also, check the tension of your belts to make sure the alternator is spinning while the engine runs.
The sensor may need adjustment or replacement. Are the battery connections posts and cable terminals clean and tight? It's on the Passenger Side, you may have to pull the side Wall Panel off to get to it. The consumer requested a full refund of the purchase price in accordance to the lemon law. If it still won't work, it could be that you need to have the system reprogrammed, but you have to take it to Ford to have that done. Yes: Go to next numbered step No: Clean and tighten connector 15. Below are some typical starting problem conditions and possible systems and components involved.
This car was at a Toyota dealership for almost 30 days and this car was returned to me with this potentially fatal defect still undiagnosed. These reviews are from anyone who purchased those parts, in this case a Starter, so you can feel confident that you know what you are buying. The Transceiver halo went out and it's not getting the signal from the chip in the key. Is the battery positive cable in good condition? Also a loud shrill at the end of the acceleration. Once the starter is turned on, a gear in the nose, known as a bendix, ejects outward and spins the flywheel, which in turn starts the engine.
You will notice the engine stalls, lacks power or it is hard to start or does not start at all. If you know just what you need, simply order online and have your products sent to your home with home shipping. The purchased item may need to be repainted, refinished, or reupholstered for proper color match. Quality-Built, a division of Motorcar Parts of America, is an automotive aftermarket brand of professional-quality starters and alternators. I have not had any major problems with the engine except for this one.
The solenoid is located inside the start … er. Yes: Go to next numbered step No: Replace cable 6. The vehicles faulty shocks caused noise when driving over bumps in the road, vibration and noise in the front end. Also check your Plug, and Dip Stick for Anti Freeze. The alternator charges the battery and keeps the electrical accessories of the car working while it is running. If you know just what you need, simply order online and have your products sent to your home with home shipping.