Truck will not start. When I turn the key i hear the starter click, but the engine will not turn over.

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Asked by Feb 08, 2017 at 08:06 PM about the 1995 Ford Bronco XL 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1996 Ford Bronco
5.0L V8
Automatic

Truck will not start. When I turn the key i hear the starter click, but the engine
will not turn over.

Battery: Checked with autozone and home tested, battery is good
Starter: Brand new, both tested by autozone and home tested
Solenoid: Replaced new
Battery Ground: clean and good
Fuses: Replaced

2 Answers

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Is the engine seized? I had a similar problem on my Bronco, they were new starters and would bench test good but would not work in the rig, after checking for voltage drops and finding none I changed to a different brand of starter, I think it was Bosch, and it fired right up. So check for a voltage drop on the cables first.

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Checked the engine it isn't seized. I have checked many of the cables and they all seem to be good but it is an old truck, haven't tried another starter brand though thanks for the help.

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