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Changed out starter on my 02 Dakota and my truck is still trying to start on its own. Something is telling the starter to keep running even after the truck is running.

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  • mbruce79 Apr 29, 2010

    I pull the starter relay and kills the engine put it back in and it starts again

  • mbruce79 Apr 29, 2010

    I've tried that I have switched the starter relay within the ECU with other relays they all have the same numbers on them. And it still does it



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Check your starter relay.

Posted on Apr 29, 2010

  • Juston Apr 29, 2010

    What I meant was, your starter relay probably isn't disengaging. That is what send your signal to the starter. Usually when your starter keeps going, it is the relay that is doing it. I would replace the relay, and that should fix you up.

  • Juston Apr 30, 2010

    Did you shim your starter when you replaced it?



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