Why do I keep shorting out my starter solenoid in my 84 ford

Asked by Aug 03, 2015 at 08:59 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Maybe bad starter. Or short in wires.

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is it the stock wiring?.. is the ground to the block/frame good...is it not shimed / to tight???????????????does it labor to turn the motor???is the motor stock?

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7.3 are very hard on starters mine goes out on average 6 to 10 months almost to the day deal with it if your going to have the 7.3 its all because of the compression of the engine...


7.3? heres an idea for you .quit putting in that stock junk.>http://www.ebay.com/itm/FORD-3HP-HIGH-TORQUE-BLUE-RACE- UPGRADE-STARTER-2107-E-/201100912304? hash=item2ed28c66b0&vxp=mtr

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