My truck will not turn on

5

Asked by Jan 28, 2014 at 06:51 PM about the 2001 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hi I have a 2001 Ford Ranger 2.5 (4Cyl 8 spark plug). The engine turns but will not start. I've replaced the battery and checked the alternator and as far as I've been told the starter works. Any ideas on what it might be?

2 Answers

18,475

You need to see if it is not firing or no fuel. Take the air filter top off and spray some starting fluid in it and see if it runs for a few seconds.

5

Thanks! I'll give that a try.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • my entire truck has power, the radio works thelights,ect ,ect) the starter wont begin to turn over and it wont start 9 answers

    the truck has power the battery has 12.5 ohms i think the lights in the truck work and are on the radio is on and all the head lights and brake lights work when i go to start it is dose nothing the s...

    1991 Ford Ranger XLT Standard Cab 4WD LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't move 2 answers

    Got a 99 ranger 2.5L 5 speed when I get ready to drive off I put it in gear release the clutch the truck will not move feels like the parking brake is engaged or the throw out bearing or slave cyli...

    1999 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab Stepside SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why wont my truck start and run? 5 answers

    Ok,so I have this 1986 2.9L Ford Ranger,Fuel injected not Carbureted. I replaced the Fuel Pump,Fuel Filter,Fuel Pressure Regulator,Spark Plugs&A tttnd Wires,and got a new battery. The timing slippe...

    1986 Ford Ranger STX Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck engine wont rev up 1 answer

    My friend has a 94 ford ranger. It was having trouble starting amd was idleing kind of rough. We changed the fuel filter, checked the air filter, changed the distributor cap, and checked all the f...

    1994 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Fuse replaced now truck will not turn over 1 answer

    Switched out a lighter fuse and now the truck doesn't want to turn over. Tried taking the new fuse and putting in the original one but still truck will not turn over. Any suggestions?

    2005 Ford F-150 King Ranch Crew Cab

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Ford Ranger Questions

Ford Ranger Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,440
#2 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,180
#3 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 760
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,691 Great Deals out of 211,555 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
612 Great Deals out of 35,096 listings starting at $2,155
Used Nissan Frontier
433 Great Deals out of 24,036 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet S-10
9 Great Deals out of 1,654 listings starting at $2,450
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,283 Great Deals out of 155,210 listings starting at $1,395
Used Dodge Dakota
120 Great Deals out of 4,292 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Ram 1500
528 Great Deals out of 12,814 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sierra 1500
938 Great Deals out of 62,237 listings starting at $1,395
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Mustang
363 Great Deals out of 44,352 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Explorer Sport Trac
58 Great Deals out of 2,074 listings starting at $2,595
Used Toyota Tundra
587 Great Deals out of 30,722 listings starting at $2,637
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
397 Great Deals out of 45,071 listings starting at $2,000

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Ranger For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 1,085 listings starting at $3,999
2010 Ford Ranger For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 474 listings starting at $3,450
2009 Ford Ranger For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 382 listings starting at $3,995
2008 Ford Ranger For Sale
25 Great Deals out of 507 listings starting at $2,995
2007 Ford Ranger For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 352 listings starting at $1,995