ignition switch problems for a ford ranger 1988


Asked by Jun 30, 2015 at 11:54 PM about the 1988 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

went to start it n when i turned key it turned all the way with no tention in it

2 Answers


Try starting in neutral and see if it starts if not more then likely it's the ignition switch.

Tom Demyan

They are like $15

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