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How do i retreive codes from a 1989 ford f 150

I have a ford f 150 and have replaced the fuel pump, checked fuel lines for leaks replaced computer behind the kick panel. It sill will not start. I would like to know if there is a way to get engine codes without taking it to a shop.

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    Alex M May 11, 2010

    Does the truck turn over at all?
    If it does, does it try to start at all?
    Have you checked whether the fuel is actually getting to the fuel rack at the manifold?
    One other thing which could shut down the fuel system is the impact surge protect switch, which is on the passenger side kick panel.
    This unit shuts the fuel down in the event of a hard impact or extremely hard stop.
    It is meant as a safety device but sometimes they get a bit sketchy.
    You may want to check this switch.


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Also try looking at this site for help with the codes,
http://www.obd-codes.com/

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