Wont Start - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 Old 03-03-2011, 07:21 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
FLRobert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Gainesville
Posts: 54
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thumbs down Wont Start

About a month and a half ago my truck wouldnt start and I pulled the batteries and starter and had them tested and they where great and it ended up i just put the truck in drive and back in park and it started. Well last night I went to start it and the starter turned for about half a second to a second and right when I hit the unlock button it stopped and would not turn anymore at all. All light come on strong and no check engine light. I have not been able to see if its throwing a code I dont know about. I put a charger on the batteries this morning and will try again when I get home. Also, when i put the truck in reverse the back up lights do still come on so I think that sensor is Ok. Any thoughts?
FLRobert is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 Old 03-03-2011, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
FLRobert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Gainesville
Posts: 54
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Ok so came out and look more at the truck when I got off of work and fuse 113 was blown. I replaced it tried to start it and it blew again instantly. Any ideas on where to start looking for a short?? Please help I have to be able to drive the truck in the morning!!!!
FLRobert is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 03-03-2011, 04:46 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 5,967
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 37 Post(s)
Thanks: 5
Thanked 204 Times in 195 Posts
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Look in your owners manual, what does it say fuse #113 (I didn't even know there was 113 ) is protecting?
NoRalPh is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 03-03-2011, 05:49 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
FLRobert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Gainesville
Posts: 54
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I don't have the original owners manual and the chiltons does not have a fuse diagram or the starter circut for this truck. Could the shift position sensor cause a short like that
FLRobert is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 03-03-2011, 09:30 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Carbondale, CO.
Posts: 62
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Here's a link to an owners manual,. Says #113 is a 30A fuse for starter motor. Good luck.

http://www.motorcraftservice.com/pub.../03f23og5e.pdf

Dean
02 F-350 CC
DND58 is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 03-04-2011, 04:01 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
FLRobert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Gainesville
Posts: 54
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thanks DND so could the starter be causing.the short or maybe the key switch or.the shifter position sensor......any suggestions on where to start
FLRobert is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 03-04-2011, 03:14 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Carbondale, CO.
Posts: 62
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by FLRobert View Post
About a month and a half ago my truck wouldnt start and I pulled the batteries and starter and had them tested and they where great and it ended up i just put the truck in drive and back in park and it started. Well last night I went to start it and the starter turned for about half a second to a second and right when I hit the unlock button it stopped and would not turn anymore at all. All light come on strong and no check engine light. I have not been able to see if its throwing a code I dont know about. I put a charger on the batteries this morning and will try again when I get home. Also, when i put the truck in reverse the back up lights do still come on so I think that sensor is Ok. Any thoughts?
I would think that when you moved the shifter before, and your truck started that your problem may be wiring in the column. I've neve been inside there, so no help but a bump. You might try replacing the fuse and try starting in neutral. Good luck.

Dean
02 F-350 CC
DND58 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome