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Will not start! has fuel and fire

Motor turns over but will not start. Spark does seem weak but never the less it has spark. Checked fuel and there is fuel to the fuel nozzles. I did find it odd the the #2 cylinder had excessive fuel in the cylinder. I have been told it may be the timing or a crank position sensor. I am lost as to what it really could be. I read the coil pack out and it checked good for primary and secondary resistance check. I even checked the fuel pump and fuel ilter all checks good. Any help will be greatful. Very expensive trying to throw parts at a problem.

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  • Jim08 Oct 29, 2008

    Changed the spark plugs and checed timing on my subaru with no joy.

  • Jim08 Oct 29, 2008

    justuscc,



    I tried the spark plugs, and the timing in good. Checked #1 cylinder TDC and the pulley was right at the zero mark.

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You could have fuel fouled plugs..... once that way there is no way to fix them just replace them.... and it will not start with fouled plugs......... then check the timing belt for cam to crank timing

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