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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 23821
Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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Doesn't start, ok lets move past the mundane, its a 7.3

Customer Question

doesn't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: ok lets move past the mundane
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: its a 7.3 diesel
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: 2001 f350
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: it was running rough before it quit
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 11 months ago.

If the vehicle began running rough before it quit it could be fuel related or high pressure oil related. If the vehicle cools down does it restart and run?