new battery and new alternator and does not crank

Asked by Jun 14, 2017 at 09:52 PM about the 1997 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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IS THAT WHY YOU REPLACED THEM???

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By saying "crank" you are indicating the starter will not spin, correct? Use a meter set to DC and find out of voltage is getting to the starter when the key is turned to start.

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Make sure all your cables are clean and tight from engine ground to battery and battery to starter.

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