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NEED WIRING INSTRUCTIONS FOR A STARTER SOLENOID RELAY FOR A 1986 FORD F350

NEED WIRING INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO WIRE UP THE STARTER SOLENOID FOR A 1986 FORD F350 TRUCK

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SOURCE: 1986 f350 diesel wiring diagram

http://www.autozone.com/shopping/repairGuide.htm?pageId=0900c1528004ba7d

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Posted on Nov 13, 2008

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SOURCE: hooking up wires to battery, solenoid, altornater and starter

hi from the uk if you look at startermotor solenoid you will see two large threaded terminals with nuts? and a third small terminal either spade or round terminal ok? now you should see thet one of large terminals already has a metal or braides strap secured to it and the actual startermotor body? LEAVE THIS ALONE the other large terminal is the one you fit the positive+ lead to from battery also there should be another lead to also attach to same terminal this one supplies power for vehicles electrics etc ensure you secure these with nut ok? now the third small spade or post terminal you will hav a thin wire nearby ?this attaches to thisterminal on its own on solenoid this wire is the one that activates starter when ignition is turned to key start position ok? as for interior light not working ? try again when you complete the above also make sure bulb is ok? ps! before you reconnect starter wires ensure the earth/ground lead is disconnected from battery and when reconnecting battery connect positive lead first then the earth lead or if you try other way you will have sparking from pos lead as you try connecting to battery hope this info is clear instructios for you to follow and wish you luck best wishes from england

Posted on Nov 26, 2008

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SOURCE: 1984 Ford F150 Solenoid

small wire with boot goes on the s stud for starter. need to buy relay from a better part store like napa

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Need help wiring starter relay (aka/solenoid) on 1991 Ford F-150

the starter cable is on one side by itself all the others are on the same side as the battery

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SOURCE: removed starter solenoid from 1991 ford f350

The battery cable goes on the large post nearest the battery,and all others,except for one small wire made to fit the small terminal.The cable going to the starter goes on the large post on the other side of where you put the battery cable on,the opposite side

Posted on May 26, 2010

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I pulled the starter relay while f350 was running and it died and wont start unless I arc across cylenoid


well a couple of things, the Fords use the big old external solenoid most likely on yours, you did not mention the year. It will have 4 or 3 wires, if it has 3 then the small wire is from the key switch, if it has 4 the 2 small wires are either 12+ from key and ground or 12+ from the key and the other goes to the coil, since you have an F350 is it a diesel or gas, because there is a glow plug relay also. Need more info !!! You can apply 12 vdc directly to the starter wire from key and see if relay clicks.

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Is that the solenoid mounted on the passenger side of the engine bay? If that fails, power will not go to the starter. Usually the solenoid is case grounded, meaning it must be tightly connected to the frame or fender where it mounts. The small wire on it should have power with the key held in start. If it does, and solenoid won't click or pass power to the starter by the large cables attached, the solenoid must be bad.

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1986 Ford F350 wont start


Try following the positive battery cable from the battery to the starter solenoid (not sure if you have an inner fender-mounted solenoid or a starter-mounted one. Take one lead of a pair of jumper cables and connect one end to the solenoid terminal with the cable from the battery, and take the other end of that same jumper cable lead and momentarily connect it to the other large terminal on the starter solenoid. If the starter engages when you do this, replace the starter solenoid. If the engine doesn't try to crank when you do this, you probably have a bad starter. Good luck.

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Had the starter rebuilt for a 1991 f350 ford.and now need to put it back on.and i am wondering other then the hot wire is there any other wire that needs to be part back on the starter


there should be three wires that need to be reatached. large diameter "HOT" wire and two smaller control circut wires that attach to the sylonoid on the top of the starter.

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There should be a starter relay up by the battery on the inner fender, right side of the vehicle. There is also a starter solenoid on the starter, correct? I'm going to ask if you have it in park, neutral or the clutch pushed in, if so still no crank? On the starter relay, on the fender, there are 2 large teminals and 1 small. With vehicle in park or neutral and brake set pull the small wire off and using a jumper lead put 12V to the small terminal, the engine should crank. If so now check and see if you have power to that small wire when you turn the key to start. If not it could be the neutral safety switch, clutch switch (manual trans) or the ignition switch. There is also a fusable link that comes off the starter relay that could have blown. Do you have power to the ignition, do the lights come on, on the dash, when you turn the key on? If so the fuseable link is probably OK. If it don't crank by jumping the starter relay the problem is between the relay and starter. That relay sends a signal to the starter solenoid.

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Location of starter relay on 98 ford explorer


starter relay is under hood on the drivers side fender area.034ad7c.gif
  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable (14301).
  1. Disconnect the starter motor solenoid relay switch wiring.
    1. Remove the protective cover.
    1. Disconnect the push-on electrical connector.
    1. Remove the nuts.
    1. Remove the cable.
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    Remove the starter motor solenoid relay switch (11450).
    1. Remove the engine sensor/generator wires.
    1. Remove the bolts and ground wire.
    1. Remove the starter motor solenoid relay switch
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How to install a starter on a 1986 ford f150 pickup


well the starter holds in with 2 bolts,which takes a 1/2 inch wrench,and there is 1 wire going to the starter from the starter solenoid,just unbolt the 2 bolts and drop down the starter so you can unbolt the large wire

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I have a 1986 prelude that won't start.


DOES THE CAR SOUND LIKE IT WANTS TO TURN OVER AT ALL?

Why are you having to jump it? Bad battery...too weak....weak battery not supplying enough juice to the starter to turn the motor over....

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Ignition turns and key warning light comes on. Its a 98 Ford Expl


Sounds Like the Starter RELAY is Bad After Exhausting All other Test, Go For The RELAY
A SURE-SHOT way Is to Jumper Wire From Battery to (STARTER SIDE) of Relay if starter Works then Its the Starter Relay if NOT>>Then Its the STARTER<) Relay Instruction Below. STARTER Instructions Very Bottom
REMOVAL
WARNING: WHEN PERFORMING MAINTENANCE ON THE STARTING SYSTEM BE AWARE THAT HEAVY GAUGE LEADS ARE CONNECTED DIRECTLY TO THE BATTERY. MAKE SURE PROTECTIVE CAPS ARE IN PLACE.

  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable.
    1. Disconnect the starter motor solenoid relay switch wiring.
    1. Remove the protective cover.
    2. Disconnect the push-on electrical connector.
    3. Remove the nuts.
    4. Remove the cable.
      1. Remove the starter motor solenoid relay switch.
      1. Remove the engine sensor/generator wires.
      2. Remove the bolts and ground wire.
      3. Remove the starter motor solenoid relay switch.
      INSTALLATION
    5. Follow the removal procedure in reverse order NOTE: When the battery is disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal drive symptoms may occur while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km (10 miles) or more to relearn the strategy.
REMOVAL

WARNING: WHEN PERFORMING MAINTENANCE ON THE STARTING SYSTEM BE AWARE THAT HEAVY GAUGE LEADS ARE CONNECTED DIRECTLY TO THE BATTERY. MAKE SURE PROTECTIVE CAPS ARE IN PLACE WHEN MAINTENANCE IS COMPLETED.

  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable.
  2. Raise and support the vehicle.
  3. Remove the starter motor solenoid terminal cover.
    1. Disconnect the starter wires.
    1. Remove the nuts.
    2. Disconnect the wires.Remove the nut and the starter ground cable
    3. Remove the bolt and the starter motor.
      1. Follow the removal procedure in reverse order. NOTE: When the battery is disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal drive symptoms may occur while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km (10 miles) or more to relearn the strategy.

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1986 f350 diesel wiring diagram


http://www.autozone.com/shopping/repairGuide.htm?pageId=0900c1528004ba7d

Hope this helps

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