Having problems with your Ford F-250 ?
I have a 1987 ford f250 would turn over with key off
Could be a faulty starter solenoid.
How does it happen, and how do you stop it ?
How does it happen, and how do you stop it ?
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Check the starter solenoid by the battery. ... Ford F-100
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High im haveing simalar problems with mine except i turn the key and get nothing no lights no radio nothing batter is new and altenartor is good so seys pepboys.im going to check all the wireing to make sure i have a good ground to the block or frame ... 2001 Ford Escort ZX2
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