what would prevent power from getting to the starter switch

30

Asked by Apr 01, 2012 at 03:33 PM about the 1990 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

6 Answers

12,495

Do you mean your not getting the starter to engage when you turn ignition switch? Or are you not getting power to ignition switch?

Best Answer
30

Not getting power to the ignition switch.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
12,495

Does everything else work?

30

Dont know, just bought the truck...... not getting power past selinoid.......(new selinoid) havent been able to get it started at all........Please Help.......

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
12,495

Does all the accessories work with the ignition on. If so I would make sure your getting power to solenoid. If you are the starter is suspect.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
165

did all the wires get hooked up to the selenoid, battery is hooked up, good cables on the battery and not one of those bad clamp on battery terminals with a bunch of ring connectors cobbled on it. first question a good electronics guy usually asks is IS it plugged in and the switch turned ON,

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

F-150

Looking for a Used F-150 in your area?

CarGurus has 212,369 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,000.

ZIP:

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 6,980
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,180
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,520
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
937 Great Deals out of 62,257 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Mustang
362 Great Deals out of 44,353 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-250
512 listings starting at $3,500
Used Ford Explorer
935 Great Deals out of 73,729 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Ranger
203 Great Deals out of 6,718 listings starting at $1,450
Used Jeep Wrangler
393 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 103,479 listings starting at $18,199
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
154 Great Deals out of 41,654 listings starting at $16,995
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
197 Great Deals out of 7,256 listings starting at $17,480
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
431 Great Deals out of 11,727 listings starting at $10,700