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Old 01-10-2011
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Truck wont start again!!!

started truck a million times yesterday out wheeling. got to car wash at the end of the day turned off the truck tried to turn it on and nothing. wouldnt start. wouldnt start in park or nuetral. got under messed with starter. jumped starter, starter wouldnt enaged with flywheel. so getting power to starter. finally after about 5 minutes of messing with started n turning the key. Mal got it and it started right up. pulled it in washed it , kept it running till i got home. got in truck this mornin and no start. Key on, jumped at starter, truck fires right up. Wont start with the key!!! I can hear the relay clicking so its losing signal somewhere?!?!?! Help!!

easy solution. key in ignition on position and push button start lol
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i was having the same problem with my truck but i also had problems with my foglights working half the time and my gauges going on and off.... as well as a lot of other things. turns out there is the main connector under the dash that connects everything in the dash to everything under the hood... it was loose on my truck and it was causing my starting problems. i spent a long time trouble shooting until i started tracing wires and found the plug. tightened it up and i have not had a problem since.




most likely it will not be your problem but its one of those wierd things to check really quick
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What was the problem?
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