I have to jump off after running for a while

Asked by Sep 05, 2016 at 02:59 PM about the 2006 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Every time I try to start my truck after driving a
while. It won't start. But will jump off no problem.
Always starts in morning when on my to work and
the way home. I don't even cut it off when getting
gas anymore. What's going on?

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Start by checking the voltage drop on the battery cables, or if they crunch when bent, replace them, check all grounds, especially those from engine to body, if problem still exists then it maybe the starter overheating while you driving and may have to be replaced.

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