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Why won't it start?

My wife's 2.7 dohc won't start you turn the key and it doesn't make a sound. The lights work, radio,etc. I tried to jump it. My friend said it's the starter. What should I check first?

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I would make sure you have 12.5 volts at the starter just in case your battery wire is not getting power to the starter have seen this on those, if you have 12.5 volts there you should check for ground on the solenoid. otherwise i would check your ignition switch. always make sure you have power going to what you think is wrong then work from there with a wiring diagram, if you dont have the proper tools then just pull the starter and take it in to get it tested. always make sure battery is charged well when taking volt measurements.

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Starter has no power going to it or has failed it would seem, test cable to starter for continuity ..pull and have starter tested..good luck

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