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90 ranger won't start

I had new heads put on my 2.9l and it got cold and now it won't start and i've also changed the map sensor, distibutor, plugs, wires. and it's getting gas and spark but still won't start.

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  • kvradenburg Feb 09, 2009

    i can give it a shot of either and it will start and run fine and start fine after that. but i leave it for a couple of hours and it does it again.

  • Jerry Koski
    Jerry Koski May 11, 2010

    did you try to shoot a little shot of gas in the throat of the air cleaner while cranking ?


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You are obviously not getting gas, so lets start with the fuel pressure, does it have enough psi's. Also, have you done a compression check on the heads. Might simply be that. you can set up a fuel line of your own with home made i.v. bag and see if running gas your self will allow it to run.


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