Question about 1996 Chevrolet Suburban
1996 surburban died sunday. won't start, tries to, battery wears down fast, seems to be no spark, my husband tried with the spark plug wire, i am a cancer patient and lots of bills, can someone please tell us what may be wrong? we had no problem before this...thank you carol
Check to see if the fuel pump is working. It makes a whirring noise when key is turned to start. If you cannot hear tht noise. it is probably a bad fuel pump. Next check if it has spark. remove a sprk plug and using heavy gloves or bundled rag, connect plug to wire and hold thread of spark plug to ground. If it has spark. It will "spark " a bluish spark. If not, then the problem lies in the coils.or distributer . Check that all the wires are good and that they are inserted into the ditributer cap snug . Check cap for cracks also check the rotor. If cap is humid, spray WD40 into it to dissipate any moisture. Check coils (if equipped without distrbutor) . Have car scanned for free at any auto parts store to get a trouble code.
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