98 ford explorer starter problems

Asked by Jul 18, 2015 at 10:28 PM about the 1998 Ford Explorer 4 Dr XLT AWD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

will not crank but all my lights work

4 Answers

were do i start to look for the problem. my battery is new my terminals are new

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Check your starter remove and bring to auto parts store theyll test for free

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You can test yourself honesty dont know how to google or youtube if you have multimeter and or batter cables itll show you

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Try tapping on the starter with hammer and someone else trying to start the vehicle at the same time if vehicle starts replace starter.

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