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1992 Ford F-150 Question: motor freezing up /

 

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homegirl917, 5.0L V8, Pueblo, CO, March 19, 2013, 09:35
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shut vehicle off and when i attempted to start it again it made a winding sound alternantor and starter have been replaced is it possible motor frooze or what can be wrong

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13211 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 19, 2013, 12:16
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    try turning motor over by hand to start with,if it turns over poss defective starter or pwr to it

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    pushrod March 19, 2013, 16:03
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    Remove the belt and try to start it!!! If it starts find locked up driven componet, ie ac compressor.

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    ziptie12 March 19, 2013, 17:43
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    Please describe in more detail the 'winding' sound, that may be helpful. IF the engine froze , then you should simply be hearing a 'click' from the starter.

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