my 86 f150 6 cylinder sometimes will not start. Key turns but nothing, no click, no chug, just nothig. Has plenty of power all lights work. Other times it starts right up.

Asked by Feb 19, 2016 at 06:10 PM about the 1986 Ford F-150 STD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced the starter solenoid, and still the same problem

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New set of ignition wires...couldn't hurt~!

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May not be the starter solenoid but the brushes in the starter are bad.

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ignition coil module?

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of course you got a Brand NEW battery and new cables too~ be sure the cable to the block also can make 50 amps~

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Try tapping on the starter with a hammer while trying to start vehicle at the same time if vehicle starts replace starter.

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