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1998 Jeep Cherokee sport cranks but won't start

I have had a mobile mechanic look at my car this afternoon. He had a code reader (it said something about exhaust high sensor fault but he said that may be irrelevant). It cranks, has fuel pressure, but has no power to coil or injectors. I need this car going asap for my wife so some assistance would be greatly appreciated. I have good mechanical knowledge myself but these newer fuel injection systems I won't touch. Thanks, James.

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    James Dec 19, 2008

    From my understanding this would stop fuel pressure and other things that are currently present. That is the very first thing I suspected, the mechanic does not even think it is a possibility. But he could be wrong as he is not specifically a jeep mechanic.

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A good possibility is that the crank sensor is bad. The sensor is located on the top of the tranny bell housing on the left side.

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