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2005 F-350 Van Chassis

I can't seem to get my M/H to start with the key thru the start relay. I can start it if I apply 12V DC to the starter selenoid. Also where is the start relay located? RonSr

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If you look in front of the battery underneath the front cross member you will find the starting relay that has a cable coming from the battery and another going to the starter.To access the relay you will need to remove the battery. When you replace the relay make sure it is EXACTLY the same as on the vehicle. Some of these after market one size fits all are not a good idea. Usually NAPA has the exact same parts as origional. Another thing to check is the start switch located on the steering column near the fire wall . Some times this becomes loose and moves slightly so that the start function will not make contact but the innition will be on. good hunting

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