1995 Mercury Tracer Q&A
1995 Mercury Tracer Question: Will not start
Thinking about what the car needs to see to get the starter cranking, I start with the Start Clutch Pedal Position Switch (SCPP). This switch must see the clutch fully depressed to let the starter circuit complete. Other than a wiring problem (check all connections - clean and secure), this seems like the most likely cause. The SCPP switch is located above the clutch pedal on the bracketry that holds the pedals. - DaveJHM
Sounds like when you go to start the engine the starter is not engaging? And you can push the vehicle and start it in gear? If I have this right, then check the ignition switch and the neutral safety switch. If you need to depress the clutch to start the vehicle, then also check the clutch switch. - Bret Bodas
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