Ford

Have Ford questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Ford Questions
My battery light is on replaced both batteries on friday
My battery light is on replaced both batteries on friday replaced alternator on saturday the light went off the light came back on sunday replaced the alternator again yesterday the light went off bac… read more
HDGENE
HDGENE
6,726 satisfied customers
We are on vacation and the check charging light went on. Had
We are on vacation and the check charging light went on. Had to be jumped and fortunately bought and had a new alternator put in... Drive itbforb40 mins and fine. After dinner the same thing all over … read more
HDGENE
HDGENE
6,726 satisfied customers
Expedition: lost rider. My 2003 expedition charging system
Hi lost rider. My 2003 expedition charging system and battery light flickers intermittenly. Its bginning to get worse. FYI, I just replaced the engine with a used one with 70,000 miles. Any ideas?… read more
HDGENE
HDGENE
6,726 satisfied customers
Ford F350 6.0 diesel: I have a 2003 F350 6.0 180,000 miles.
I have a 2003 F350 6.0 180,000 miles. 3 days ago I noticed after starting the engine, the battery light and ABS lights were on in the instrument panel. They stayed on for about 20 minutes, panel went … read more
Ron
Ron
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
39,575 satisfied customers
ford f-350 diesel: On a ford 1990 or 89 f-350 deisel the alternator
On a ford 1990 or 89 f-350 deisel the alternator and the batteries are new and it isnt charging, do u think i need to change my regulator… read more
Edward
Edward
Professional at Justanswer.com
Associate Degree
3,669 satisfied customers
1999 Ford F250 SD., V10 6.8 L New alternator but charging
1999 Ford F250 SD., V10 6.8 L New alternator but charging light continues to flicker very faintly when running. Battery is good (1-1/2 years old). Also tried new alternator harness plug - no changes. … read more
Dieseljunky2
Dieseljunky2
Locomotive Mechanic
Ford Certified Technician
409 satisfied customers
ford f-150: parts store..new battery..dash are jumping..battery light
I just replaced the battery in ford f-150 truck because parts store tested old battery and said it was bad. new battery has gone dead after 4days of running car. pre symptom: all needles on dash are j… read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20,184 satisfied customers
ford escape: v6..tested..swapped..altenator with a new one, was good
ford escape 2003 v6, the battery charge light kept coming on, was told it was the altenator after the battery was tested and found to be good, swapped out the Altenator with a new one, was good for 2 … read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
19,669 satisfied customers
2003 F-350: Turbo diesel..voltage regulator in the altenator 3 times
Hello, I have a 2003 F-350 with 6.0 powerstroke Turbo diesel. (Fords Nightmare, as I have read). I bought the truck back in 07 and since then I have had to replace the voltage regulator in the altenat… read more
Chris (aka- Moose)
Chris (aka- Moose)
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
29,223 satisfied customers
1981 F150: going dead..engine running..battery voltage..charger
Battery is going dead on my 1981 F150. With the engine running, the battery voltage is 11.6 v. Tried two batteries, same results. Both will charge to 13.6 on the charger. The wiring to the alternator … read more
Dieseljunky2
Dieseljunky2
Locomotive Mechanic
Ford Certified Technician
409 satisfied customers
Ford: Engine Running..clicking sound from Starte Relay..drove
I'm having trouble figuring out my alt. 1977 Ford F-250 351 M Manual 4 Speed, 4x4 Problem: Low Voltage at Battery w/ Engine Running (12.6 V DC) Prior Events: Truck would not start (clicking sound from… read more
Steve Jensen
Steve Jensen
Service Manger/ Lead Technician
High School or GED
422 satisfied customers
i have an 1996 ford contour 2.5 v6 i replaced the altenator
i have an 1996 ford contour 2.5 v6 i replaced the altenator and still the battery is not charging the old altenator tested bad put a new batttery in it and still the battery light is on at the local a… read more
Tim
Tim
Ford Senior Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,044 satisfied customers
1988 lincoln town car: lite..altenator..a good mechanic
1988 lincoln town car charge lite on. New battery, altenator two years old. Also need a good mechanic in sterling virginia.… read more
Ron
Ron
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
39,575 satisfied customers
99 ranger: charging..Its a brand new alternator and battery..fuses
the alternator in my 99 ranger is not charging the battery. It's a brand new alternator and battery. I checked the wires and the fuses and there all good. Why wont it charge?… read more
Ron
Ron
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
39,575 satisfied customers
my 2002 Zx5. Car suddenly dies after clicking..engine compartment
alternator and battery keep failing. The net is full of stories that are word for word descriptions of everything that has happened to me with my 2002 Zx5. Car suddenly dies after clicking from the en… read more
Ron
Ron
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
39,575 satisfied customers
1984 f-150: starts right..warms..drained..i install alternator wrong
i installed a new alternator for an 1984 f-150, bought a new battery and installed it. starts right up but after it warms up seems like battery got drained and is hard to start. did i install alternat… read more
Ron
Ron
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
39,575 satisfied customers
F350 7.3l diesel charging problems. New Alternator, new ...
F350 7.3l diesel charging problems. New Alternator, new batteries, and new regulator, but the charge light still on and the voltage shows low....when running lights and heater batteries drain quickly.… read more
Marc
Marc
fleet supervisor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,140 satisfied customers
i have a 2001 mustang gt 5spd and my battery light keeps ...
i have a 2001 mustang gt 5spd and my battery light keeps turning on. I have already changed my battery, my battery terminals and my alternator with no success of the light turning off. What is the pro… read more
HDGENE
HDGENE
6,726 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

AlvinC answered a question about my Ford truck that only someone with an in-depth knowledge of his subject would have known what was going on.

Rich DUSA

Because of your expertise, you armed me with enough ammunition to win the battle with the dealer. They are installing a fuel filter and fuel pump at no charge to me.

MollyUSA

I needed help with my car on Saturday morning....got a response in 5 minutes, and it was the perfect solution. Thanks again to your service.

Jason V.Kirkland, WA

I do know, after going though this with JustAnswer, that I can somewhat trust my mechanic but I will always contact you prior to going there.

BRNew Jersey

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ron

Ron

ASE Certified Technician

39,575 satisfied customers

23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs

Chris (aka- Moose)

Chris (aka- Moose)

Technician

29,223 satisfied customers

16 years experience

John Mc

John Mc

Ford Technician

5,495 satisfied customers

19 years Ford Lincoln Mercury experience

Chuck

Chuck

ASE Certified Technician

1,685 satisfied customers

33 Years Experience,Ford Senior Master,ASE Master,L1 Advanced Engine Performance

Cam

Cam

Journeyman Automotive Technician

10 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years Automotive experience.

Mike V.

Mike V.

Auto Service Technician

1,591 satisfied customers

25 years experience on all makes and models, Licensed NYS Inspector.

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,524 satisfied customers

12 years at a Ford Lincoln/Mercury and Jaguar dealer as a technician and shop foreman.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x