Engine light

Asked by Mar 11, 2017 at 05:36 AM about the 2000 Ford F-150 Work LB

Question type: General

If your battery dies before you check code on
engine light when you put new battery in it and
engine light is still on it won't start can you get the
right code

1 Answer

120,805

Doubtful, removing the power supply for more than 10 minutes usually resets the computer on this year of rig. The only way it might show a good code is if it was a hard fault, meaning something wrong with the very basic hardware, possibly wiring, a good live data scanner should be able to show what is wrong even without having codes, if you know how to read it.

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