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86 Ford F-150, Sticky Starter Relay
Q: I have an 86 Ford F150. The starter relay keeps shorting out, causing the starter to keep turning even when the key is turned off. Got any ideas?. Mike

A: It sounds as if the starter solenoid is worn and binding-up internally. The fix would be a replacement starter solenoid.

 
     
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