Won’t start

Asked by May 17, 2018 at 02:22 AM about the 1998 Ford F-150 XL 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Turned key clicked then all lights shut off
and now don’t even hear a click. Checked
battery still fully charged alternator is good
and has a brand new starter

2 Answers


Clean the connections on your battery. If you have replacement cable ends take them apart and clean that too

If you think the alternator effects your cars ability to start, the first thing you need to do is learn more, and then come back to the car to trouble shoot it.

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