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1989 f-250 problem

zim bob the landscaper

LawnSite Bronze Member
Location
Fitchburg, MA
ok well i just got this and im trying to start it, but every time i go to charge it and put the the postive on then to put the negative it starts to turn over. dont know what the problem is would like some help asap. thanks
 

Restrorob

LawnSite Fanatic
Sounds like the starter solenoid is stuck closed.
 

xcopterdoc

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
Parkton NC
or the key switch is shorted. Common Furd problem. Disconnect small wires from solenoid on right side fender well inside engine compartment. If it stops, its the key sw, if it still does it, its the solenoid.
 
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zim bob the landscaper

zim bob the landscaper

LawnSite Bronze Member
Location
Fitchburg, MA
thanks guys.
 
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