Question about 2002 Ford Explorer
Ignition switch maybe . Or if it's a automatic transmission it could be the park neutral safety switch. Try putting gear selector into neutral an see if it starts then . Your vehicles is pretty old , have the main battery cables ever been replaced ? Do you know how to test automotive electrical circuits using a DVOM - digital volt ohmmeter ? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMXENKujYtc&t=103s
Posted on Feb 21, 2019
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Before you go changing out the starter check for a burnt out fusible link going to the starter it will look like a wire but acts as a fuse and they burn in two just like a fuse. The symptoms you just describe are those of a burnt fusible link.
Posted on Mar 26, 2010
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