97 f 150

Asked by May 21, 2017 at 12:50 PM about the 1997 Ford F-150 STD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Belt shereded, I replaced now truck
will crank but not start. Has a new
Alternator this is second belt in 3-4
months. Opinions please

1 Answer

23,290

Frequent belt breakage is usually associated with a problem with pulley alignment, wrong belt type, or a pulley part which was replaced which has a different groove pattern from the other pulleys. It can also be caused by a belt driven accessory binding up, causing excess stress on the belt. It should not cause engine start capabilities. Since the engine does not fire, but cranks I'd check fuel pressure first.

Your Answer:

Ford F-150 Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    10,500
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    4,850
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    3,770
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
708 Great Deals out of 61,161 listings starting at $1,395
Used Dodge Ram 1500
338 Great Deals out of 9,379 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
421 Great Deals out of 48,132 listings starting at $2,994
Used Ford Mustang
273 Great Deals out of 37,795 listings starting at $1,350
Used Ford F-250
413 listings starting at $3,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
523 Great Deals out of 37,969 listings starting at $1,250
Used Ford Explorer
880 Great Deals out of 68,057 listings starting at $950

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
86 Great Deals out of 135,317 listings starting at $18,735
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
120 Great Deals out of 8,947 listings starting at $18,500
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
221 Great Deals out of 9,191 listings starting at $13,999
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
288 Great Deals out of 11,137 listings starting at $12,999
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
362 Great Deals out of 10,770 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.