Ford F-150 91 5.0 2wd

20

Asked by Jan 24, 2016 at 10:49 PM about the 1991 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just put a new starter,starter solenoid and battery
in my truck and I have checked all the connections
and there all good it ran fine for about two months  
but today whenever I start my truck it runs for 2-3
seconds and makes this really loud grinding noise
then the Rpms shoot straight down and it shuts off
but nothing works with the key turned lights don't
work radio doesn't work power windows don't work
when you turn try to turn it over the light will work

2 Answers

16,080

The grinding noise could be caused by the ignition switch not turning all the way back to the "run" position, then engaging the starter while the vehicle is running. Can you tell where the grinding noise is coming from?

5,025

Sounds like u got 2 different issues. Identify noise and the other sounds like a wire might be shorting out

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Transmissions

    Which years of f150 2wd will interchange wit my 91 5.0

    1991 Ford F-150 S LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • when I turn 4 wheel drive back to 2 wheel ford f 150 truck makes roaring noise 1 answer

    2004 Ford 150..turned on the 4 wheel drive and when I turned it back to 2 wheel drive the truck makes roaring sounds on and off

    2004 Ford F-150 Lariat Ext. Cab 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Ford F150 2wd 9 answers

    okay I have an F 150 2 wheel drive I changed my inner tie rod and it's not a balancing issue but my truck still vigorously shakes between 35 and 40 miles per hour what could Make that happen

    1987 Ford F-150 STD Standard Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • paint code for 1995 Eddie Bauer F-150 2 answers

    I am restoring the paint on my 1995 Eddie Bauer Edition Ford F-150 2 Door 2WD Truck. I need to know the exact paint color name. My truck was the Red and Tan Edition. Also I live in NJ, What's the be...

    1995 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • tell us your favorite thing about your f 150.. 8 answers

    tell us all your favorite thing bout your f 150.

    Ford F-150

    -

    General

Search Ford F-150 Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 6,700
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,130
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,470
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,000 Great Deals out of 60,141 listings starting at $1,299
Used Ford F-250
560 listings starting at $1,342
Used Ford Mustang
571 Great Deals out of 42,796 listings starting at $1,699
Used Ford Explorer
1,140 Great Deals out of 71,754 listings starting at $799
Used Ford Ranger
216 Great Deals out of 6,860 listings starting at $1,595

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 81,514 listings starting at $17,710
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
189 Great Deals out of 58,030 listings starting at $4,922
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
221 Great Deals out of 7,508 listings starting at $18,296
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
502 Great Deals out of 11,476 listings starting at $12,457
2013 Ford F-150 For Sale
675 Great Deals out of 14,075 listings starting at $8,450