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Ford AU XR8 when ignition key turned vehicle will not start. New starter and battery. When key is turned click under dash and also in fuse box in engine bay.

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  • Fernand Luc Bergeron
    Fernand Luc Bergeron Jan 03, 2011

    have you checked the fusible link between battery and starter ? and all your fuses ?

  • mjklegal Jan 03, 2011

    Yes I have. Any other suggestions?

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You should check the voltage at the battery - then at the starter solenoid, battery side. If you have 12 volts at the battery, 12 volts at the battery side of the solenoid, great. Now, have a partner turn the key to start position and test the starter side of the solenoid. If you haved 12 volts with the key on start position, I would be thinking starter. If you don't have 12 volts on the battery side with the key in start position, I'd be thinking solenoid.

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