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2000 expedition: went bad..solenoid..the starter still in engaged

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i have a 2000 expedition starter went bad replaced with a new. replaced solenoid as well. start truck up you can hear the starter still in engaged while truck is running. trun truck off will not restart. took starter off and the solenoid was very very very hot. what do you think.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
so its like the starter is stuck on?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
replace starter and solenoid. started truck up you can hear the starter still engaged. trun truck off then try to restart nothing. pulled the new starter back off and the solenoid was very very very hot.
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
is it ghetting power to the starter? did you test for power with a test light or volt meter>?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no i do not own one
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.

it sounds like the ignition switch may be sticking or failed. It will likely require replacement. But there is a service bulletin from ford i will post it you may want to check the terminals first

TSB 06-19-14

10/02/06

NO CRANK / STARTER TERMINAL FATIGUE

FORD:
1997-2007 Crown Victoria
1997-2004 F-150 Heritage
1997-2006 Expedition
1998-2006 E-Series
1999-2006 F-Super Duty
2002-2007 Explorer
2004-2006 F-150
2007 Explorer Sport Trac

 

LINCOLN:
1998-2006 Navigator
2003-2005 Aviator

 

MERCURY:
1997-2007 Grand Marquis
2002-2007 Mountaineer

 

ISSUE
Some vehicles may exhibit a no crank condition due to an open circuit in the starter relay to starter motor circuit at the starter motor connection.

 

ACTION
Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE

A new starter terminal wiring pigtail kit is released eliminating the need to replace the entire harness for the terminal connection.

NOTE TERMINAL KIT ONLY SERVICES THE STARTER RELAY TO STARTER MOTOR CIRCUIT. THE KIT DOES NOT SERVICE STARTER MOTOR BATTERY POWER CIRCUIT.

 

Refer to instruction sheet contained in Wiring Pigtail Kit for wiring harness service procedure.

NOTE REFERENCE THE APPROPRIATE WORKSHOP MANUAL SERVICE SECTION 303-06 FOR REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF THE STARTER MOTOR WIRING TERMINAL CONNECTION PROCEDURES.

 

 

 

Parts Block
WARRANTY STATUS: Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

 

OPERATION DESCRIPTION TIME 061914A Install Wiring Pigtail kit (Do 0.4 Hr. Not Use With 14200A) MT061914 Claim Additional Labor Actual Required As Actual Time Time Or Use SLTS Operation If Available DEALER CODING CONDITION BASIC PART NO. CODE 14A280 01

 

 

 

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
thanks alot i will give that a try
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 years ago.
greart if this was helpful pleas hit accept

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