Truck won't start

Asked by Jun 16, 2016 at 10:55 AM about the Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Truck will start when I put on charger/ starter 75 amp boost. Napa says
battery is good

3 Answers

1,450

have your alternator checked, it might not be charging..

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
18,850

Fully charge the battery with a charger. After charged start the vehicle without a boost and check the voltage at the battery with a multi-meter. If the alternator is charging less than 14 volts, it's bad

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Thank you I now realize I didn't give you enough info Turns out had loose ground (no sounds when cranking) just dead I tightened ground inside fender also had bad switch at clutch same symptoms as bad ground had power just wasn't connecting THANKS AGAIN

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Truck won't start

    My truck cracks but will not start.

    2009 Ford F-150 King Ranch

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't start 3 answers

    Truck will start when I put on charger/ starter 75 amp boost. Napa says battery is good

    Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My truck won't start 4 answers

    My 2000 ford triton xlt won't start. When I turn the key everything that is electric works fine. But the engine won't start. I got a engine coolant flush and a oil change a week ago if that helps

    2000 Ford F-150 XLT Stepside SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't start. 3 answers

    My truck runs great for 4 or 5 months then I turn key nothing no lights then I wait 3 or 4 hour turn key it work like brand new then 4 or 5 months same thing dealer can't find anything please help ...

    1998 Ford F-150 XL 4WD Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't start 1 answer

    I recently replaced my fuel pump on my 00 Single cab Ford F150 and it cranked up better than before for about four or five different times and then I turned it off again and it went back to doing t...

    2000 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

F-150

Looking for a Used F-150 in your area?

CarGurus has 207,301 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,499.

ZIP:

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 8,210
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,390
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,880
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,769 Great Deals out of 181,161 listings starting at $250
Used GMC Sierra 1500
761 Great Deals out of 69,110 listings starting at $1,850
Used Dodge Ram 1500
411 Great Deals out of 10,835 listings starting at $1,400
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
329 Great Deals out of 46,256 listings starting at $1,450
Used Toyota Tundra
436 Great Deals out of 34,736 listings starting at $2,990
Used Toyota Tacoma
472 Great Deals out of 41,615 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ram 1500
906 Great Deals out of 112,624 listings starting at $6,386
Used Ford Mustang
543 Great Deals out of 45,840 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford F-250
469 listings starting at $2,000
Used Nissan Titan
178 Great Deals out of 19,077 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Colorado
242 Great Deals out of 24,811 listings starting at $2,499
Used Ford Explorer
926 Great Deals out of 70,243 listings starting at $997
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
556 Great Deals out of 31,361 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Ranger
176 Great Deals out of 5,676 listings starting at $950
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
376 Great Deals out of 25,766 listings starting at $1,995

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.