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No crank, no start, no anti theft light. Not yet. 2005

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No crank, no start...

No crank, no start, no anti theft light.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you tried to reset the computer?

Not yet.

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

2005 Explorer xlt 4.0 L

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

Doing it myself. Changed Battery and starter.

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

Thats about it.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Ford
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago

i don't have a voltmeter sorry

Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok, well you need one so if you can borrow one that would be best.

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

Have you tried to start it in neutral?

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

hows it going?

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