I have a 1989 ford bronco 2 4x4 and I can't get it to start. I turn the key and get nothing. I am going to replace the battery today and go from there. If you have any ideas It would be appreciated.

10

Asked by Nov 21, 2012 at 09:34 AM about the 1989 Ford Bronco II Eddie Bauer 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

7 Answers

65

it might be the starter motor if the dash lights come on when trying to start

Been there has it, and if your battery is 2...3...years old not a waste to get a new one regardless. But can you answer Ben? You have juice anywhere?

10

I have juice to every thing but with a new battery and still nothing won't even try to crank over

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
10

I have taken the starter out and had it tested and it was fine now I am back to square one. The guy at Orilleys told me to check the switch commutateur interruptor and the one they gave me is the wrong one.

40

hello I had the same problem for me it turned out to the igniton switch mounted on the upper steering colum just before it enters the dash board just remove the plastic cover around colum and follow the wires right to it the part cost around $12.00 and two torx screws and your done, make sure to check that the key hits all positions before you close it up, hope this helps, mike

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.

it might be your fuel pump or you have a bad fuse link some where my 84 bronco was haveing the same problem. I changed a hot fuse wire and my fuel pump and it cranked rite up ... but now i just cant get it to stay started?

65

if your still haveing problems thear's a reset botten somewear like most car's all thing's well work but it whont start it's a safty thing my mate hit a curb and triggerd it off and i was puzzeld when i got to him till i saw the button i pushed it and the car started right up but not shour if you have one on your's hope that help's

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Starter problems 3 answers

    I have a 1989 ford bronco 4wd, I've replaced the starter 3 times, changed the silonoid, ignition switch and battery. My starter is turning over, but will not engage. I've also checked the flywheel, i...

    1989 Ford Bronco II

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what could it be 48 answers

    Alright so my broncoII ran fine the whole time i had the truck about 5yrs.been working out of town so it did sit.cranked it up ran just like always.parked it went to crank it back up about a week lat...

    1989 Ford Bronco II

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Bronco 2 Trans Won't Shift

    I have a 1987 Ford Bronco 2 with the A4LD transmission. I replaced all the gaskets, seals, fluid, filter, vacuum modulator, and bands when I done a soft rebuild. Will not shift from 2nd to 3rd. Ha...

    1987 Ford Bronco II XLT 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Wanting to reseal back side glass. 3 answers

    I have looked on different sites and I don't see anything about a reseal kit.My seals are starting to get brittle and I don't want any leaks.Any help would be much appreciated.

    1989 Ford Bronco II XLT 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 Ford expedition problems 4 answers

    My expedition is acting up real bad. On and off when I insert the key all it will do is turn acc mode on. It won't even try to turn the engine. Also, the red light around the gear it's in won't be the...

    2007 Ford Expedition XLT 4X4

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Bronco II

Looking for a Used Bronco II in your area?

CarGurus has 18 nationwide Bronco II listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Ford Bronco II Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Ford Bronco II Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 510
#2 Andrew Olsen
Andrew Olsen
Reputation 230
#3 Colin Rivet
Colin Rivet
Reputation 210
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Bronco
194 listings
Used Ford Ranger
228 Great Deals out of 7,053 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford F-150
3,217 Great Deals out of 205,088 listings starting at $1,779
Used Jeep Wrangler
491 Great Deals out of 17,958 listings starting at $2,950
Used Ford Mustang
582 Great Deals out of 41,214 listings starting at $1,699
Used Jeep Cherokee
334 Great Deals out of 52,604 listings starting at $2,200
Used Toyota 4Runner
340 Great Deals out of 20,327 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Pathfinder
504 Great Deals out of 24,528 listings starting at $1,795
Used Chevrolet S-10
10 Great Deals out of 1,632 listings starting at $1,795
Used Toyota Land Cruiser
22 Great Deals out of 1,177 listings starting at $4,995
Used Chevrolet Blazer
1,374 listings starting at $2,000

Used Cars For Sale