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1998 Chrysler Sebring JX 2dr Convertible

1998 Chrysler Sebring
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Convertible JX, Compact
21 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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May 2, 2013, 6:27 am

Deanna M
 

Question: car has no fire/spark

everything new: valve cover gasket,,spark plugs and wires,,, the whole distributor plus rotor. but my 98 chrysler sebring convertible will not start the motor turns but not getting any fire. i have an OBD2 but its said everythingis good but still im not getting any fire.....please help what should i do!!!!!!!!!!!!!! thanks


May 5, 2013, 7:34 pm

Tyler O
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Even if there are no trouble codes stored in the engine computer there can still be an issue.

You may need to use a more advanced scan tool to view live data from the engine computer.

Since you aren't getting spark check for power at the distributor. Also be sure to check the ignition and mechanical timing


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May 6, 2013, 5:00 am

Deanna M
 

ok the ignition, nothing is wrong with it the ingnition come inside the distrbutor an that's new... no the timing all thats good did all the check on that and everythings ok..... still have no spark


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