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99` saturn won`t start. I checked the fuel pump, it has spark,

The timing chain seems to have the correct slack. The engine seems to turn over too easily. What else should I look into ?

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    I have the same problem. I am not getting any spark to the plugs. I have replaced the crankshaft position sensor, the coolant temp. sensor, the spark plugs, and the ignition module. I also tested both coils. I am getting ready to chang out the plug wires next. Any other ideas?

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Have you checked if your getting spark. You can do this by removing a plug and having someone hit the key for you. watch the spark plug don't touch it or you will get zapped. If you see a strong spark you should be good. Do this for all plugs. Alternatively you can try the crank position sensor this should be mounted between the intake manifold and the starter. Follow the wires to the location and unscrew the sensor.

If that is not the problem and your getting spark and gas to the cylinders. Let me know

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