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Turn the key and no starter noise or click. Battery is not…

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Turn the key and...

Turn the key and no starter noise or click. Battery is not dead took it our charged but was not dead

Mechanic's Assistant: Did you test the battery with a voltmeter? And have you ever changed one before?

No voltmeter, I have changed and cleaned the positive and negative cables before. When I charged it was only drawing 1 amp from the charger after 10 minutes with a 6 amp charger

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '10 Ford?

2000 f350 10 cylinder

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your F350 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Cleaned cables, charged battery added some water. thats it. Was running fine with no sign of starting issue. Seems like key issue for celunoid

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

did you try starting it in neutral?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I just did nothing
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

have you tried to jump across the starter relay yet?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
the relay just clicks
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

key on?

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

you need to check for power at the starter.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok thanks cant do till morning
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

ok, let me know, Ill be right here

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
when I cross the connections the starter clicked on and made noise, then I turned the key and nothing
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

ok then the starter is bad

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

hows it going?

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