need help with 1993 3.0L again..Can't get it to start - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource
Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiast!

Go Back   Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource Arrow Ranger-Forums Technical Engine Forum Arrow 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech

2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech General discussion of 2.9L and 3.0L V6 Ford Ranger engines.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-16-2009
Thread Starter

iTrader: (1)
I am: Terry Whitener
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Sharpsburg, GA
Vehicle: 1996 Ford Ranger
Posts: 241
Total Props: 0
need help with 1993 3.0L again..Can't get it to start

So i drove my truck around acouple weeks ago and stopped at the gas station...turned truck off and went inside...came back out and truck would not acted like the battery was dead...all it did was clicked. luckily i was able to push it off and pop the clutch and it fired right up no i then thought it was starter...well my borhter works for advance auto parts and had him test was not the i went home and put it back on...acouple days later my brother came over to try and help find the problem...he also thought it was starter not working when hooked to we just defective exchanged the starter...put that one on and it does same thing. So I have a new battery, new starter, new starter solenoid. Can anyone else help me with what the problem is??? Thanks in advance

2006 Ford Focus SE ZX4
4-Door, Sonic Blue
32% Tinted Windows
Rear Spoiler

1996 Ford Ranger
Standard Cab
2.3L 4Cyl. engine
K&N Air Filter
(Truck was given to my mother for good daily driver)

1993 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab purchased on 10/25/2008.
Installed new 3.0L Engine 03/30/2009.
5-Speed Transmission.

2000 F-150 Extended-Cab Lariat 4X4
5.4L engine
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -
Old 07-16-2009
I am: Joshua Graff
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Vehicle: 94 Ford Ranger
Posts: 22
Total Props: 0
Check the connection from the battery to the starter. You could need a new cable. If the inside is green and coroded you probably do. Just disconnect it then cut back the insalation a little ways and check. Also check you ground.
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1993 Ranger sometimes refuses to start but starts when moved a few feet slgerber General Technical & Electrical 1 03-22-2012 08:36 PM
1993 3.0 crank no start Black1987 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 0 07-31-2011 03:19 PM
Can anyone recommend a place where I can get a skid plate made near Novato CA? NightRunner Fabrication & Tool Tech 0 07-01-2011 01:01 AM
on again off again zorki1 DOHC - 2.3L Duratec / Mazda L Engines 6 02-02-2009 02:02 PM
I might get a Ranger again, need help deciding Chucks05EDGE General Ford Ranger Discussion 32 12-20-2005 09:47 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:27 PM.