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It's not getting anything to the starter. None. 2000 Ford…

Customer Question
It's not getting anything...

It's not getting anything to the starter

Mechanic's Assistant: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?

None

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

2000 Ford xlt

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

No it just stopped on me at the gas station

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago
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What model vehicle is this and which engine and auto/man transmission?

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Hello, Chris here again,

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It will start up 1st thing in the morning but the rest of the day I must hit the fire wall solenoid with a screwdriver and tap the starter to crank it
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Normally when you are having to tap the starter relay or the starter motor that means one or both is bad. If you can do some electrical tests and respond to the prior info request I sent, I can help you diagnose this.

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