truck starts and shuts off witthin 1 to 2 seconds

Asked by GuruSWHLD May 18, 2019 at 04:13 PM about the 2000 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have put a new fuel pump and fuel filter on my 2000 ford ranger with 3.0 flex fuel six cylinder, it continues to do the same thing, which is start up and then quit within 2 seconds like you shut the key off. no rough idle at start or shut off

4 Answers


Sounds like the security system is active, run the shutdown procedure in the owners manual.

don't have the manual unfortunately, is there somewhere I could get that info


Try the Ford Ranger Forum. Some but not all manuals can be found on Google search.

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