Solenoid on fire wall 97 ford f150

Asked by Jan 17, 2018 at 07:08 PM about the 1997 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I use a voltage meter on the solenoid on the
firewall it reads 12.4 volts as soon as someone
hits the key to turn it on it drops to zero does this
mean my solenoid is bad

1 Answer

17,325

If the engine starts ..NO. // Does it click or does the engine crank? What are you looking for that your checking things?

Your Answer:

Ford F-150 Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    18,060
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    6,560
  • #3
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    6,200
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
60 Great Deals out of 10,538 listings starting at $1,950
Used Dodge Ram 1500
15 Great Deals out of 370 listings starting at $3,999
Used Toyota Tacoma
25 Great Deals out of 1,606 listings starting at $5,900
Used Ford Mustang
37 Great Deals out of 2,090 listings starting at $4,495
Used Ford Ranger
10 Great Deals out of 698 listings starting at $2,400
Used Ford F-250
6 listings
Used Ford Explorer
45 Great Deals out of 2,470 listings starting at $750

Used Cars for Sale

2019 Ford F-150 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 6,618 listings starting at $750
2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 1,376 listings starting at $24,799
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 518 listings starting at $24,950
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 842 listings starting at $17,750
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
372 listings starting at $2,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.