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I have a 1990 F250 with a 460 engine the truck will not start without jumping it off the solenoid and after you get it started and get to when you are going and try to start it again it will not jump again acts like the battery is about dead (new battery) it will start if you can coast start it and pop the clutch have replaced the starter solenoid wire to the solenoid put a button on the dash to start it and that worked for about a day if anybody has any suggestions plese let me know

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Try replacing the solinoide, and make sure ALL connections are clean and making good contact. Also you should have the strater amperage draw and the charging system tested.

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