2001 Ford f-150 fires up with starting fluid, replaced fuel pump, still wont start

Where is the fuel pump reset switch on a 2001 Ford F150?

Reset the fuel pump cut-off switch by pressing the small, round button, located near the passenger-side kick panel, underneath the right-side portion of the glove compartment. Switch the ignition to the “ON” position.

What would cause a Ford F-150 to not start?

The most common reasons a Ford F-150 won’t start are a dead battery, an alternator problem, or failed starter.

Where is the PCM relay on a 2003 Ford F-150?

Behind the passenger kick side panel is where the PCM is located.

Is there a fuse for the fuel pump on a 2001 Ford F150?

The 2001 Ford F-150 fuel pump fuse is located in the engine compartment. It is fuse number 10 which is the second fuse in the fifth row on the left hand side. The amp rating is 20A. There is also a fuel pump relay in the same compartment which has a rating of 15A.

Where is the fuel pump reset switch located?

Note: The fuel pump shut off switch reset button is usually located either under the dash in the driver compartment or under the driver or passenger seat. Just move the seat forward and pull back on the carpet or popping off the cover under the seat to access the switch.

How do you reset the computer on a Ford f150?

Connect the battery and turn on the key. Reconnect the negative battery cable, and then turn the key on and wait 10 seconds before restarting your truck. You want to wait at least 10 seconds with the key in the “on” position before starting the engine, so that the system can “learn” the powertrain’s stop value.

How do I know if my starter is bad on my f150?

It could be the neutral safety switch. It could be the solenoid mounted on the starter motor. — To see if it’s the starter or something else, next time it doesn’t turn over, hook your meter to the small wire on the starter solenoid. If you see 12 volts when the key is on “Start”, your starter motor is bad.

Why does my Ford say starting system fault?

The reason for this problem can be: the drive lever or the drive on the anchor shaft stucking; stucking of traction relay; the contacts on the traction relay are glued; the ignition cut-off return spring or the free-running clutch spring are worn out.

How do you bypass Cranking time exceeded?

What to do if you receive a ‘cranking time exceeded’ warning. Even if you have a code reader, you’re not going to be able to reset or clear the code. The only way to get rid of the error is to wait 15 to 30 minutes (depending on the model) and then try again.

Where is the fuel pump relay located on a 2001?

Where is the fuel pump relay located? It is located in the battery junction box under the hood. If you are looking right at the relay box, it is on the left side, second relay down.

Where is the fuel pump relay on a 2001 Ford f150?

And then we're going to come over here to the under the hood fuse. Box.

Where is the PCM relay located on a 2001 Ford f150?

The 2001 F150 has two fuse boxes. One is located inside the cab, to the bottom left of the steering wheel.

2001 F150 Passenger Compartment Fuse Box.

Amp Rating Description
19 Not Used
20 5A Audio, GEM (or CTM) Module, Powertrain Control Module (PCM),

How do I know if my Ford PCM is bad?

What Are the Symptoms of a Faulty PCM?

  1. Your “check engine” light is on.
  2. Other warning lights may be on, including traction control and ABS.
  3. You lose fuel economy for no apparent reason.
  4. Your car stutters when starting, requires multiple attempts, or won’t start at all.
  5. Stuttering or stalling during idling.

Where is the fuse for the fuel pump located?

In most car models, the fuel pump relay is located in a fuse box somewhere under your dashboard, but it can also be located in the fuse box in the engine bay. The engine’s or the dashboard fuse box is usually a long black box containing a fuel pump relay and various other fuses and relays.

How do you bypass a Ford fuel pump relay?

It's just a little jumper wire. But you could just use the wire. And be fine you don't really need the terminals on it.

What sends power to the fuel pump relay?

The ignition circuit, which includes the ignition switch, controls power to many components, including the fuel pump and relay. If there is an issue with the switch or the circuit, perhaps a wiring problem, then power to the fuel system may be cut off.

How do you test a fuel pump relay?

From your 12 volt power supply to the ground on the relay. And when you touch your 12 volt trigger. To the the 12 volt input.