Yes, they do. The older ones had a starter solenoid, but all of Ford's new ones have a starter relay.
The starter relay is inside the starter. You will need to replace the starter.
# 6 is the starter relay in your power distribution box
I need how to wire relay for 1991 ford mustang.
wireing of starter relay
The Escort doesn't have a starter relay. It has a solenoid on the starter that handles the heavy amperage.
On a 2001 Ford Focus : In the passenger compartment fuse panel : ( relay # 17 is the starter relay )
The starter relay is a part of the starter on a 2000 Ford Focus. It is located under the hood, and on the right side of it if you are facing the car.
On a ( 2006 ) Ford Focus the R17 relay is the starter relay
Follow the + battery cable - should connect to the starter solenoid (relay)
+ battery cable should be connected to relay
where is starter relay located on 03 crown victoria ======================================================== On a ( 2003 ) Ford Crown Victoria : The starter relay is located in the Power Distribution Box ( which is " live " ) located in the engine compartment . It is the ( # 302 relay , one of the four large relays )
Yes, the power goes through the relay before the starter gets it so if the relay is bad, there is no power to the starter.