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Ford F-150, 2005 4x4 5.4L. New battery & alternator & truck keeps shutting off while driving & sitting still. Any suggestions ?

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I would need a little more information to be able to answer this question. Is this a constant problem, or happens now and then?

Could be clogged fuel filter
Could be a relay switch
Could be a belt is too lose needs replacing

Posted on Jan 07, 2013

  • Lonnie Gross Jan 07, 2013

    All the instrument panel lights go dim and die with motor. Steady shutting off while driving

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    Mark Walker Jan 07, 2013

    sounds like you have a electrical short or maybe a computer problem. Check the battery for loose terminals check ground wires make sure they are in place and tight, with ground wires you should have 2 minimum, one from the battery to the chassis and one from the engine to the chassis. Good luck

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Did you test the Alternator on or off the truck? It might be a problem with the control system to the Alternator. The regulator need a battery feed to work, It is usually ran through an alternator fuse.

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