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2004 ford f250 starter won't engage

It has a very quiet whine when I try to start it

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SOURCE: Ford F150 4x4 2004 Starter

Starter ring is worn out.

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SOURCE: my 1988 ford f250 diesel will not start. and it

Check under the dash and see if you can find a fuse that controls the pcm and fuel heater. Change fuse if blown.
Glow plug relay is a problem with that year up to 1994 but it is warm enough out at this time of year it shouldn't effect it .
Check lift pump to ensure adequate pressure.This has me a little stumped ? I am leaning towards a blown fuse.

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SOURCE: 97 Ford Power Stroke, starting problem.

Does the starter engage the drive gear with the action of a solenoid? It may not be pushing (pulling) the gear far enough. There may be a slipping ring gear on the flex-plate. If you pull the starter again, you can try to see if the ring moves in and out or appears to be slipping around on the flex-plate. The flex plate could be loose on the crankshaft. In any case, the engine or the transmission would have to come out. Check the starter engagement before removing the torus and flex-plate.

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SOURCE: F250 Van won't start, starter doesn't engage just

The problem you describe is consistant with a faulty starter selenoid. You can check the selenoid by attempting to jump power from the incoming hot selenoid connection to the hot that goes from the selenoid to the starter. Do this with the switch in the "on" postion. If the starter then works, replace the selenoid. Good Luck! I hope you find this to be very helpful!

Posted on Dec 21, 2009

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SOURCE: need to change starter on f250 2004 5.4lt.

mcdevito75 here, If It"s the original starter let the shop do it as the bolts will be very, very tight.

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