My 1998 Ford Explorer Sport wont start. I initially thought i had run out of gas, we put gas and it still wouldnt start.

Asked by Dec 23, 2014 at 01:34 PM about the 1998 Ford Explorer 2 Dr Sport 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Long story short, we replaced the fuel pump, car turns over but wont stay on. Any Help is
appreciated!

2 Answers

4,805

Check the inertia switch. Supposed to trip during collision but might trip when you run out of gas. http://www.fixya.com/cars/t5272327-resetting_fuel_inertia_switch_ford

15,410

This probably is not the cause, but spend the twelve bucks and change the fuel filter it may never have been. Stop throwing money at the problem via hit and miss. Get a free loaner tool and check the fuel pressure with ignition on, engine off. Once fuel delivery has been eliminated, move on to electronic after checking the air filter and making sure it is not clogged.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Explorer Questions

Ford Explorer Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 8,810
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 3,490
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,970
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,164 Great Deals out of 70,563 listings starting at $495
Used Ford Expedition
629 Great Deals out of 23,202 listings starting at $1,100
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,103 Great Deals out of 31,960 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford F-150
3,453 Great Deals out of 206,229 listings starting at $1,273
Used Dodge Durango
480 Great Deals out of 23,346 listings starting at $950
Used Toyota 4Runner
406 Great Deals out of 20,535 listings starting at $2,499
Used Nissan Pathfinder
583 Great Deals out of 26,938 listings starting at $1,795

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Explorer For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 39,646 listings starting at $23,995
2016 Ford Explorer For Sale
273 Great Deals out of 8,972 listings starting at $16,995
2015 Ford Explorer For Sale
209 Great Deals out of 3,635 listings starting at $11,999
2014 Ford Explorer For Sale
401 Great Deals out of 5,991 listings starting at $12,995
2013 Ford Explorer For Sale
330 Great Deals out of 4,879 listings starting at $9,995