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January 26, 2011, 9:13 am

Doug K
 

Question: Cranks but won't Start

Was previously running rough changed Fuel Filter added inj-cleaner to fuel park and now will only crank won't start


January 30, 2011, 9:53 pm

Tyler O
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If the compression and mechanical timing are correct you're missing one or both of the following:

Fuel - Check that the pump is running, and injectors are firing. Make sure you have enough in the tank

Spark - Check for strong spark at the plugs. Make sure the spark timing and firing order is correct.


Once you figure out what's missing you can continue the diagnoses as to why it's missing.

Good luck.


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January 31, 2011, 6:06 am

Doug K
 

Timing is correct has fuel and pressure will now start but has no power when you accelerate it has no response has to be something electronic but not sure what to check next. the Computer shows nothing wrong and the Check engine light is not on so trying to find other items to check rather than just start changing parts.


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February 20, 2011, 9:51 am

Tyler O
Expert Mechanic

Check the timing and ignition advance etc.


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