Close
Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

My ranger turns over but doesn't start

(1999 Ford Ranger)
in Spring, TX on February 21, 2014
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
Displaying 1 answer & 0 comments
Popular Answer
on February 21, 2014
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!!
Sign in to reply
Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
Should my ford 500 still be under warranty for compressor repairs if it has 79,000 miles?
Didn't find what you were looking for?