my truck will not start

Asked by Aug 01, 2015 at 01:09 AM about the Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i was driving and the truck stop running . i tried jumping by the silinoid  above the wheel
well, it was clicking , no power at starter ,put a new silinoid and starter in ,still no power at
starter and engine still will not turn ,no noise,no clicking . when if first shut off i had radio
and lights , now nothing,  please , any surgestions,

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TRY PUTTING DIRECT POWER FROM BATTERY TO STARTER AND CHECK YOUR BODY AND ENGINES GROUND WIRES

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Did you try jumping the vehicle or have battery charged before or after installing the new starter and solinold ?

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No radio or lights signals a bad ground connection or a bad battery. Just because a battery has 12 volts does not mean it has the amperage to crank the engine. If you have another vehicle with a battery try swapping them out temporarily to see if it starts. If it does then use a multi-meter and make sure the alternator is charging.

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