How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Ray M. Your Own Question
Ray M.
Ray M., Ford Master Tech
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 3052
Experience:  30+ years in trade, Ford Master Tech, Journeyman Automotive Tech
Type Your Ford Question Here...
Ray M. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

F150 four wheel drive: I have a 1998 Ford F-150 4x4 with a

Customer Question

I have a 1998 Ford F-150 4x4 with a 4.7 triton that punctured the oil filter. Truck was shut down imeadiatly. Changed filter added oil but acts like there is a short and kills the battery whenever you turn it over. Is there a safety reset of some kind?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with your question. I can walk you through this diagnoses. Have you checked for power down at the starter?
Expert:  Ray M. replied 1 year ago.
Try turning the engine over by hand, I suspect from what you describe it may be seized.