I have a 1998 Ford explorer ut

Asked by Sep 21, 2016 at 03:23 PM about the 1998 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

PLEASE SOME ONE HELP ME ... it sounds like a lot
of money to get things fixed and I are u can also
save so my problem is I got a car from a Craigslist  
and my car started up it drove home I had to fix the
alternator I did I drove the next day twice now my
truck won't start all the lights come on but it won't
make a sound four people have looked at it one
said the starter one said the key the theft light is
not blinking fast and and the fuel button in pushed
down do this sound like anything anyone knows
about??????

1 Answer

18,685

If the PATS is activated it will either blink rapidly or glow steadily. (http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/index.php?threads/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-pats.234975/). You may want to get it up to any auto parts store and have them do their free check on the charging system. If the battery is bad or has a dead cell it may not be enough to crank the starter even if lights come on. You could also take a look at the starter relay.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Explorer Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Ford Explorer Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 9,080
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 3,630
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,020
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
901 Great Deals out of 66,076 listings starting at $300
Used Ford Expedition
472 Great Deals out of 24,550 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
872 Great Deals out of 27,775 listings starting at $1,700
Used Ford F-150
3,004 Great Deals out of 207,309 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Durango
368 Great Deals out of 23,051 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
367 Great Deals out of 20,671 listings starting at $2,495
Used Nissan Pathfinder
491 Great Deals out of 24,452 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Yukon
546 Great Deals out of 16,902 listings starting at $2,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Explorer For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 41,576 listings starting at $8,337
2016 Ford Explorer For Sale
191 Great Deals out of 6,742 listings starting at $21,000
2015 Ford Explorer For Sale
143 Great Deals out of 3,307 listings starting at $15,000
2014 Ford Explorer For Sale
299 Great Deals out of 5,759 listings starting at $12,560
2013 Ford Explorer For Sale
223 Great Deals out of 4,241 listings starting at $9,895