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My truck won't start just keeps try but won't fire up? What could it be?

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  • Ray Keckeisen May 11, 2010

    check the fuel pressure and get back to me

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Try pumping the gas whilst turning the ignition, have the same truck, have to do this when starting cold in the morning

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This is probaly your inertia switch on your firewall near your ecu on the right hand side of the vehicle. Of course check your battery terminals and see if their loose or if it has gas but if it won't start it's probaly this switch. You can bypass it with a jumper wire between the two female ends on the switch. A new one will cost you 60 or 70 dollars at a Ford dealership becuase you cannot get it at a regular parts store. Definetly check your battery's CCA's first and battery wires.

Posted on May 17, 2009

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