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REPLACED SELENOID, BUT STILL HAVE TO BRI

1992 Ford Aerostar

Electrical problem
1992 Ford Aerostar 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 300000 miles

when I turn the key to start the van, I get nothing but a few clicks under the hood, which I traced to some relays(or some thingys) mounted next to the selenoid, and have wire connectors/harness that click into them. I replaced the ignition switch, starter, selenoid, battery, and ignition cylinder. Before replacing anything, I could start it by bridging the selenoid. I still have to bridge it to start, what else could be the problem?
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Rrhall
February 7, 2009.




Hi: really the only thing left is the starter relay or a broken wire to the starter. Have you checked to see if you are getting power to the relay?
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Ive replaced the solenoid, but where is starter relay? The wires to starter are fine, and I just replaced ignition coil and still can only start by putting key in run and jumping the solenoid with screwdriver

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Rrhall
Feb 15, 2009.
There should be a relay block under the hood.


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