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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Question: starter engaging while at idle in park and when truck is turned off

 

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nasoscia, 5.4L V8, Webster, NY, February 04, 2011, 10:20
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Starter will engage while I'm at idle in park. The starter also will engage on it own without the keys in the ignition. What is causing this?

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    February 04, 2011, 11:06
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    Could be a bad ignition switch or a short circuit in the starting system.

    Zee

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