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02 f-150 radio?

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by rancherman84, Dec 27, 2009.

  1. rancherman84

    rancherman84 Senior Member
    Messages: 196

    ok guys on my 02 truck with 08 with curtis plow,almost everytime i raise or angle the blade the radio shuts off?:confused:.this is my first all electric plow,my buddy says his 02 F-350 with boss v-plow does the same thing.i know its a amp/current draw issue,just curious of a fix for it.dont want to burn out the radio.
     
  2. RobbieB

    RobbieB Senior Member
    Messages: 122

    My 00 Excursion usd to do the same thing. Raise the plow, once it hit the top the radio cut out.
     
  3. jdo150

    jdo150 Member
    Messages: 55

    that was happening on my brothers truck we changed the alternator and it works fine now
     
  4. rancherman84

    rancherman84 Senior Member
    Messages: 196

    well the truck starts and charges fine,think i may try hooking the power wire to the raise solenoid in different spot
     
  5. rancherman84

    rancherman84 Senior Member
    Messages: 196

    problem solved,changed the battery,the eye was red.updated to a 1000cca.