Why won't my truck start?

Asked by Jun 12, 2015 at 10:50 PM about the 1995 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Truck was running great.  Today try to start
it and it would just click so I charge battery   
just clicks.  I jump the truck. It runs. Turn
truck off then back on.  Just clicks.  I've
changed the battery terminal connectors.
Doesn't help.   At night when I try to start
the truck.  When the click happens there is
a spark under my engine. What can this
be??

3 Answers

Okay the battery is less than a year old does that mean anything is making the battery go bad?

11,180

test your alternator

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
735

So you jumped the the truck it runs.motor is fine.now clear your brain.nothing wrong with motor.(so it is some where in the middle) that spark under your engine is what's taking you battery down.do not think I have heard a spark under the engine.sounds like a wire dangling hitting the block this could be big trouble find where that spark is without starting engine.would .like to hear more about this. My e mail. Senditnow6@aol.com. craig

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • why won't my truck start? 6 answers

    truck ran fine let it sit for 4 months now it tries to start but won't also replaced fuel pump

    1992 Ford F-150 S Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why won't my truck start? 78 answers

    My truck: 1995 Ford F-150 4.9 liter, 6-cylinder Manual transmission My truck will not start. When I turn the key, it only clicks. It does not turn over. This I know: Battery: Checked at NAPA and...

    1995 Ford F-150 XL SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why won't my 2004 f 150 4.6l truck start 5 answers

    I parked truck, the next day it would not start. It cranks, I disconnected my MAF and sprayed throttle, truck starts and idols but it turns off if I plug MAF back or if I try giving it gas.

    2004 Ford F-150 STX Ext. Cab 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why my truck wont start 1 answer

    My truck would die unexpectedly I have pulled & tested both fuel pumps both work but my truck won't start pumps will sometimes kick on and run then stop and the pumps won't kick on changed map ...

    1995 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why won't truck start 1 answer

    My 2003 f 150 king ranch v8 does not start it crank s but does not start could it be low voltage in battery or bad starter

    2003 Ford F-150 King Ranch Crew Cab SB

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

F-150

Looking for a Used F-150 in your area?

CarGurus has 206,316 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,499.

ZIP:

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 7,940
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,370
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
822 Great Deals out of 68,199 listings starting at $2,484
Used Dodge Ram 1500
455 Great Deals out of 11,152 listings starting at $700
Used Toyota Tacoma
541 Great Deals out of 40,814 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ford Mustang
476 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford F-250
481 listings starting at $3,475
Used Ford Explorer
945 Great Deals out of 72,519 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
550 Great Deals out of 29,234 listings starting at $1,699
Used Ford Ranger
197 Great Deals out of 5,805 listings starting at $1,650
Used Jeep Wrangler
276 Great Deals out of 18,163 listings starting at $2,950

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 128,121 listings starting at $18,445
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
120 Great Deals out of 17,380 listings starting at $18,848
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
188 Great Deals out of 7,904 listings starting at $17,900
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
382 Great Deals out of 12,590 listings starting at $7,995

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.