Help - Starter Relay Pn#14093107 - Third Generation F-Body Message Boards

Electronics Need help wiring something up? Thinking of adding an electrical component to your car? Need help troubleshooting that wiring glitch?

Help - Starter Relay Pn#14093107

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-22-2004, 10:35 PM   #1
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 1

Help - Starter Relay Pn#14093107

I need a second opinion on my starting problems.

My car wouldn't start (no click or anything, security light acting normal) and I thought I had traced the problem to the Starter Enable / Theft Relay (Part #14093107) under the driver side kick panel.

When I placed a fused jumper between the two large wires (green and yellow) the car would crank but not actually start. I figured this was because the two smaller wires going to the relay must also have to be properly connected. If some one could please verify this it would be great.

So anyways I bought a new relay from a local dealer and installed it and it still won't start or even crank. I tested the relay connectors with a continuity tester across the same slots I used a fused jumper and it did not light up. (not connected)

So if anyone can answer these questions I would really appreciate it:

1) Is it normal for a the car to crank but not actually start when you use a fused jumper across the large wires going to the starter relay?

2)Should the relay connectors for those large wires test postive for continuity?

3)How likely is it that the new relay is bad?

Thanks for your time
91RS305 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-2004, 02:33 PM   #2
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 1

Ok I have done some searching and I came across a troubleshooting guide posted by Trickster:

Under table 7 it says that if putting a jumper on the starter relay makes the enigne to crank then you should check the dark green wire for an open. What does it mean to check a wire for an open?
91RS305 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-2004, 10:25 PM   #3
Senior Member
Ozzy88GTA's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Gulf Coast
Posts: 405
Car: 1988 Trans Am GTA
Engine: 5.0 TPI
Transmission: TH700-R4
Axle/Gears: 3.27

Checking a wire for an open means checking both ends of the wire for continuity. If there is no reading then the circuit is "open" and the energy flow is interrupted. The wire should be disconnected on one end before checking for open.

As far as your issue goes, it sounds like a "Neutral Safety Switch" problem. If the shifter is not fully in PARK or if the clutch is not all the way in (manual trans), the engine will not crank. but if you already do this then check the switch to verify if it works anyways.

Ozzy88GTA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2010, 01:26 AM   #4
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 1

Re: Help - Starter Relay Pn#14093107


Last edited by woods_dayne; 02-27-2010 at 01:30 AM.
woods_dayne is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Camaro electrically dies when an attempt to start is made Gunner242 Electronics 7 12-25-2015 04:49 PM
LS Swap quick fuel power questions thunder57 LTX and LSX 1 11-07-2015 02:28 PM
Mini high torque starter wiring. 3rd gen money Electronics 5 10-04-2015 01:48 AM
Water temp gauge still not working..... SS-EXPRESS Electronics 2 09-28-2015 09:14 AM
Was trying to find fuel pump relay. Now, no oil pressure j00sh TPI 1 09-27-2015 09:49 AM

Go Back   Third Generation F-Body Message Boards >

1990, 1991, 3g, 87, 88, 89, camaro, enable, firebird, location, pontiac, relay, relays, starter, trans

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

1982 Camaro '82 || 1983 Camaro '83 || 1984 Camaro '84 || 1985 Camaro '85 || 1986 Camaro '86 || 1987 Camaro '87 || 1988 Camaro '88 || 1989 Camaro '89 || 1990 Camaro '90 || 1991 Camaro '91 || 1992 Camaro '92

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:33 PM.

All content copyright 1997 - 2014 All rights reserved. No part of this website may be reproduced without the expressed, documented, and written consent of's Administrators.
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Your question will be posted in: