Wacky ignition switch - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 02-01-2014, 01:31 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Jackson, MS
Posts: 136
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Exclamation Wacky ignition switch

I just rebuilt the tilt steer column in my 99 f250 sd 7.3. Everything worked flawlessly for about two weeks, then in run position the starter would spin over instead of turning the glow plugs(or bell) on. All of the alignment from lock cylinder is correct.
I can hold the ignition switch in my hand and manually put the rod in the run position and it starts trying to crank. I replaced the starter solenoid on the fender well, tried a new ignition switch. My guess was a short in the wiring, but it all looks fine.
Am I missing something besides the brake control sensor or the transmission range censor????
I'm stumped and need help.
StealthAssassin is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

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


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

Email Address:


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