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Location of starter solenoid on '83 Ford Escort

I have a 1983 Ford Escort. Can you tell me where exactly the starter solenoid is located?

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Hello! The starter solenoid (aka the starter relay) is located either on the firewall or fender...There are two cables connected to the + terminal of the battery...One of these cables is a direct run to the solenoid...Trace it and you'll find the solenoid...


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