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1999 Ford Ranger Question: My ranger turns over but doesn't start

 

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Kimberlywb, Spring, TX, February 21, 2014, 06:50
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I just put new alternator and took the battery to get recharge at autozone it sat for a day try to get in and start but it only turns over but when I put the jumper cables to my car it start right up

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    pushrod February 21, 2014, 07:32
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    Ckeck cable connections first, if ok have the battery load tested and all cells checked with a hydrometer! Sounds like a battery problem but possible parasitic load. Until tested as suggested,, there is NO way to know!!

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