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Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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We have a 2005 International 4300 ,DT 466. the battery was

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ken, we have a 2005 International 4300 ,DT 466. the battery was dead this morning, we installed new ones.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: it tries to start when we connect the batteries ? with the key off i feel like something is shorted out or stuck
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I see you been waiting awhile,

I will help you with this

yes there is a starter relay on the firewall, driver side

either that or the starter solenoid itself is stuck

if you do not have that solenoid on the firewall, then disconnect the

small wire on the starter , and see if it has power to it

with the key off, if no replace starter ass'y,

I hope this helped you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


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