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1996 gmc suburban wants to turn over but wont

We put new plugs in it and when we try to start it, it acts like it wants to turn over but it wont like it just gets there and wont finish the circle. just stopped turning over.

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  • teresa j Jan 16, 2009

    its just not starting wont crank all the way over

  • teresa j Jan 16, 2009

    this is the 1500 5.7 350 it is getting spark but it seems slightly random sparks not a constant spark.

  • teresa j Jan 16, 2009

    plugs not fouled i just curiois if it might be the coil not giving out enough the starter is less then a year old

  • teresa j Jan 17, 2009

    i changed them one at a time to be sure i didn't put them out of order

  • Wolfen1176 May 11, 2010

    Are you sure that you had the plug wires on in the correct order? If you have a couple of them switched and it fires at the wrong time it can stop the engine from turning momentarily.

  • kevin carpenter May 11, 2010

    remove all off the spark plugs again make sure none are fouled crank the mtr over how dose it crank now let me know kdc744

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    then the starter is ok, it turns the engine fast enough?

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    doe the engine crank over and just not start, unclear about this.

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I still need a answer to the qestion i asked how dose the mtr crank with the plugs removed ans are they fouled let me know kdc744

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Could be an ignition or the computer

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

  • lowlife1972 Jan 18, 2009

    its got nothing to do with plugs how was the truck running b4 this happened call me 870 497 1765

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