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Truck will not start

I have a 1997 ford 350 5.8 gas
The truck will not start we have plenty of fuel and spark
We chnged the plugs, wires, cap and rotor
We have been told its the ignition module?
If so do we need to take out the distributer to change it?
We parked the truck a month ago and just tried to start it and nothing, just keeps cranking over

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If you have spark it is not the module did you put the wires on correctly?

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