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What would make a 2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac's starter not to operate though the battery is fully charged?


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Answered 2010-05-28 03:17:29

It can be the solonoid or the starter itself. TAke it to a garage and have it checked out.

I have the same problem in my Explorer Sport. It could be your Anti-Theft immobilizer. Somehow my keys unprogrammed themselves, which didnt match the code in the ignition, therefore the car would not start. If a mechanic cannot fix the problem, call a locksmith.

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