Re: ford ranger intermittant starting problem
drummer opined in
> I own a 94 ford ranger. It starts the majority of the time. When it does
> not start the check-engine light that normally comes on when you turn the
> key halfway forward does not come on at all. I have replaced the fuel
> pump and filter, the ignition module and switch, the computer,the fuel
> pump relay and the cadillidic converter. I can tell when its not going to
> start because of the check-engine light. When the check- engine light
> comes on when I turn the key forward it starts everytime. When its not
> wanting to start the check engine light does not come on, sometimes it
> takes only a few minutes of trying before it starts again, sometimes it
> takes hours.The check engine light seems to be the only symptom that I
> have noticed. Please help if you can!
The problem's probably in either the ign switch or the EEC relay, or the
wiring in between.
Check the Relay module connections. No I dont know where it is but i found
this on autozone's site..
UNDER HOOD, DRIVER SIDE, FRONT SIDE OF SHOCK TOWER,
REAR OF BATTERY, MOUNTED IN FUSE/RELAY BOX
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