Mechanics

ENGINE WILL START BUT SHUTS OFF IMMEDIATLY. CAN YOU HELP ME?

1999 Ford Ranger • 55,000 miles

1999 Ford ranger 4WD 3.0 Liter
Engine will start but shuts off as soon as I return the key to the on position (from Start position).
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Timothyharding
October 7, 2012.



Check fuel pressure first.
Roy

Sounds like possibly a bad ignition switch.

Saturntech9
Oct 7, 2012.
If the fuel pump wasnt running with the engine running it would shut off instantly.

Saturntech9
Oct 7, 2012.