2004 Ford F150 truck won't start

Asked by Mar 31, 2017 at 09:35 AM about the 2004 Ford F-150 XL Ext. Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2004 Ford F150 wont start won't turn over
there's no lights there's no power to anything but
there's a sound of a small motor that seems to be
coming from the fuel tank when I put my foot on
the brake sound goes away can't shift of park I'm
stranded and need to get my truck started

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The motor you hear is the fuel pump priming up. You may have a low battery due to the alternator not charging, or bad connections with the battery cables, may even have a bad battery cable. Try cleaning the battery terminals first, if it still does not start, try getting a jump. Then determine if the battery is good and check for the problems listed here.

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