Engine light

Asked by Mar 11, 2017 at 05:36 AM about the 2000 Ford F-150 Work LB

Question type: General

If your battery dies before you check code on
engine light when you put new battery in it and
engine light is still on it won't start can you get the
right code

1 Answer

98,365

Doubtful, removing the power supply for more than 10 minutes usually resets the computer on this year of rig. The only way it might show a good code is if it was a hard fault, meaning something wrong with the very basic hardware, possibly wiring, a good live data scanner should be able to show what is wrong even without having codes, if you know how to read it.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Ford F-150 Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    8,740
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    4,480
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    3,010
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,113 Great Deals out of 183,386 listings starting at $1,900
Used GMC Sierra 1500
779 Great Deals out of 67,902 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Ram 1500
411 Great Deals out of 10,662 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
330 Great Deals out of 43,284 listings starting at $1,250
Used Toyota Tundra
413 Great Deals out of 33,613 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Tacoma
564 Great Deals out of 41,766 listings starting at $2,999
Used Ford F-250
475 listings starting at $1,295
Used Ford Mustang
740 Great Deals out of 42,668 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford Explorer
818 Great Deals out of 62,484 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
619 Great Deals out of 36,026 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
348 Great Deals out of 23,479 listings starting at $2,990
Used Ford Ranger
185 Great Deals out of 5,522 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
4,491 listings starting at $18,539
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
68 Great Deals out of 108,532 listings starting at $15,407
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
112 Great Deals out of 7,786 listings starting at $18,440
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
248 Great Deals out of 9,671 listings starting at $14,675
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
371 Great Deals out of 12,894 listings starting at $8,990

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.