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Engine wont turn-over when ignition engaged, battery,

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engine wont turn-over when...

engine wont turn-over when ignition engaged , battery , alternator, and starter are new or recent , all indicators operating , fuel pump operating . Have had problem with ignition switch "sticking' , have to shake it a little to get it to turn .

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?

It does not seem to be damaged , wheel turns with ignition on .

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

2001 F-i50 6 cyl. automatic

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

I was looking for a solution ... thought it was battery , but alternator needed replacing , this was done locally. Problem occurred again about a month later , battery was old so I replaced it to see if that may be the problem , still no response when I turn ignition . Was wondering if it could be a fuse ?

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

Nothing I can think of , not much of a mechanic myself , lol .

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Ford
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Ford Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

So in that system you could be having a few issues, it could be a relay, transmission switch, clutch switch if its manual, poor connection, or wiring issue

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