Ranger won't stay running

Asked by Mar 25, 2017 at 03:45 PM about the 2000 Ford Ranger XL Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I can just the truck with jumper cables but as soon as I
take them off it dies, new battery and alternator, had them
checked at autozone they are good

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Your making a circuit threw the other vehicle to make yours run. Clean your battery cables, and the ground wire on both ends. If your battery is shorted out, it will shut down also.

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