05 F250 dies as soon as shut off

Asked by Dec 16, 2015 at 02:23 PM about the 2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 4WD Crew Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 05 F250 6.0L Diesel is having problems
starting i can leave it running as long as i
want but the second i turn it off its dead i
have to put a battery charger on it
everytime to start it? Batteries are good
not 100% sure about alternator, any help?

2 Answers

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Have you checked and cleaned all the battery terminals and cable ends? Made sure the battery connections are tight?

Yeah that was the first thing i tried

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