I have a 2006 ford explorer xlt and i put a new battery on it, everything's working, lights etc. but it won't crank, what could be wrong? There was a new starter put on it not long ago.

Asked by Mar 27, 2015 at 07:46 PM about the 2006 Ford Explorer XLT V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

8,675

The starter has a fuse and relay in the fuse box under the hood, start there

875

Does that model have a solenoid on the fender well the power has to go through the solenoid to the starter. Jumper the solenoid see if it cranks

8,675

No, the solenoid is on the starter

23,350

If the term "doesn't crank" mean the engine does not spin when the key is turned then the problem is between the battery and the starter. If the term means the engine turns but will not start it could a a myriad of things.

875

Good point OJ, people call it by different names it confuses anyone who is trying to help

Your Answer:

Explorer

Looking for a Used Explorer in your area?

CarGurus has 67,606 nationwide Explorer listings starting at $800.

ZIP:

Ford Explorer Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    12,480
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,980
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    2,760
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Expedition
395 Great Deals out of 22,358 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
874 Great Deals out of 76,615 listings starting at $900
Used Ford F-150
2,300 Great Deals out of 208,486 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
522 Great Deals out of 37,993 listings starting at $1,243
Used Ford Edge
794 Great Deals out of 54,705 listings starting at $2,490
Used GMC Acadia
441 Great Deals out of 33,078 listings starting at $995
Used Toyota Highlander
389 Great Deals out of 51,407 listings starting at $2,000
Used Dodge Durango
289 Great Deals out of 25,709 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Escape
999 Great Deals out of 111,788 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota 4Runner
268 Great Deals out of 34,349 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Pilot
374 Great Deals out of 44,331 listings starting at $1,900
Used Nissan Pathfinder
286 Great Deals out of 24,031 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Yukon
334 Great Deals out of 21,444 listings starting at $2,450

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Explorer For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 38,706 listings starting at $22,572
2017 Ford Explorer For Sale
162 Great Deals out of 5,914 listings starting at $17,908
2016 Ford Explorer For Sale
173 Great Deals out of 4,243 listings starting at $14,870
2015 Ford Explorer For Sale
239 Great Deals out of 7,018 listings starting at $9,500
2014 Ford Explorer For Sale
97 Great Deals out of 2,832 listings starting at $8,800

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.