Is it a bad ground?

20

Asked by Aug 30, 2017 at 02:25 AM about the 2000 Ford Mustang

Question type: General

I have a 2000 mustang GT (hers) and last few
months it randomly doesn't start. Alternator
charges, battery good, starter is on point always.
She may have to jump it twice in a day, it can sit 3
days and bust off with no hesitation. Car always
makes her look bad cause never shows issue when
I drive it. 2 times now it has, both times I pulled up
to get gas, cut it off. No music or anything, pump
gas turn key and nothing... No clicks, no starter, no
lights , nothing! Hook up cables and instantly
cranks. May do it next day, may be a week later..
sensors and computers not my thing, always
worked on older stuff.. could it be grounding out??
Where do I start?

2 Answers

20

Fixed... Well, found. There's 2 small group wires. One on body an inch from battery, one to terminal. They both go into back of a plug. Grabbed plug power came back.

127,125

Great News !

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Ford Mustang Experts

  • #1
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    1,790
  • #2
    Bob Beaman
    Reputation
    1,510
  • #3
    rst429
    Reputation
    1,280
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
484 Great Deals out of 26,875 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
197 Great Deals out of 14,483 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
7 Great Deals out of 230 listings starting at $6,300
Used Ford F-150
2,572 Great Deals out of 183,214 listings starting at $650
Used BMW 3 Series
896 Great Deals out of 29,898 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,791 Great Deals out of 158,835 listings starting at $2,195
Used Jeep Wrangler
291 Great Deals out of 15,354 listings starting at $3,000
Used Honda Accord
850 Great Deals out of 82,618 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW M3
37 Great Deals out of 2,318 listings starting at $6,987
Used Honda Civic
578 Great Deals out of 38,120 listings starting at $960

Used Cars for Sale

2019 Ford Mustang For Sale
6,051 listings starting at $22,118
2018 Ford Mustang For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 11,430 listings starting at $19,465
2017 Ford Mustang For Sale
102 Great Deals out of 4,232 listings starting at $16,591
2016 Ford Mustang For Sale
62 Great Deals out of 2,512 listings starting at $12,995
2015 Ford Mustang For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 2,570 listings starting at $12,991

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.