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Will not start when engine compartment is hot, Have check…

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Will not start when...

Will not start when engine compartment is hot

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Have check them looks good

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2009 f150

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your F150 yourself? What have you tried so far?

After I wait with hood open it cools off then will stsrt

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Checked all fuses they are good

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Ford Mechanic: Kenny Z., Ford Senior Master Tech replied 8 months ago
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Hello, my name is***** and thanks for your question.

Won't start or won't crank over?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Won't crank
Ford Mechanic: Kenny Z., Ford Senior Master Tech replied 8 months ago

OK I will open the question back up.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No
Ford Mechanic: Jaybird61, ASE Certified Master Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hi, My name is Jay

Have you had the battery clamps cleaned and the battery tested to see if it is good? The battery will need more power to turn starter when the engine area gets hot.

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