how come when you turn the key on a Ford F150 Extended Cab XLT? and nothing comes on, all it does is click, it sounds like it is coming from the computer box

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Asked by Apr 10, 2016 at 10:22 AM about the 1997 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How come when you go to turn the key on a 1997
Ford F150 Extended Cab and .when you go to turn
the key on all it does is click? Does it have a
computer box?

4 Answers

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I thought it was the computer box, cause the clicking sound comes from underneath the steering column

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I thought it was the computer box

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What is it then?

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Do you have good battery power?? turn your headlights on are they bright? if not check your battery, if that checks out then under the hood near the battery there is a starter solenoid, with the truck in park, key in the run position, jump the two large terminals to see if it cranks over.

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