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Have a 1991 ford pickup truck, have a new battery and alternator install in Feb. started find. now it won't start. Battery check out (charged ok) don't use very much.

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I recently had a problem with my '91 F150. It had started fine. Then, after I cleaned it some, it died and wouldn't start again. I think the ignition control module got wet on mine. If you are not getting enough fire, you might want to take the ignition control module off the side of the distributor and take it to Autozone/Advance or the like and get it tested. (You can get enough fire to turn the starter and it still not be enough. You'll need to take a plug wire off and see how hot it is when you turn it over.) The ignition control module is held in place by two screws that you can remove with a 7/32 socket if you have one small enough to fit. (Make sure they test it a few times (until it gets hot.) A bad one may test fine at first.) If it tests fine, you might want to buy a coil. For more detail about the ignition control module, see: http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080506033632AAUGhGf I don't know if your starter is turning over or not. If it is not, you might need a starter or solenoid. If you jump the solenoid and the starter turns, you probably need a solenoid. If not, you probably need a new/rebuilt starter (and maybe a solenoid, too.) I hope this helps! Peace and blessings!!!

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