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June 16, 2011, 1:01 pm

Orlando C
 

Question: car wont start

after a friend installed a music system in the cars some cables burn the day after it was installed like a cable that goes to the transmission and now the cars kind of what to start but it doesnt


June 18, 2011, 6:28 am

Elizabeth K
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Check fuses. Anything that got burned needs to be replaced. Any wire that had the insulation damaged will need to be spliced with a new wire. Any vacuum lines that are burned will need to be replaced. Then check for vacuum leaks. After that, if still no-start, go through the steps here:
http://www.2carpros.com/articles/car-cranks-but-wont-start


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