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Engine will crank,but not start

Driving along no problem,suddenly engine quits no warning,no indications on dash.Have checked coil getting spark,changed cap and rotor,checked fuses,when I turn key on can hear fuel pump.Have not dealt with relays,don't know how to check them,it has several of what seem to be the same type,thought about swapping them out with a good one to check.I would like to exhaust all possibility's before going for a PCM!

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  • hall2729 Feb 20, 2009

    Response to 66 charger,No I have not checked fuel pressure.where would I check it?Also when it quit running it was like a switch was turned off,with no warning,prior to that moment it ran perfect.Thank you for your help.

  • ravenlunitic Mar 04, 2009

    we had the same problem , drove us crazy. We replaces the timing belt .fixed it up . no problem since

  • hall2729 Mar 26, 2009

    thank you for your ideas,I read all the related problems on this site put them together and found the problem to be elec. fuel pump.Replaced it and fuel filter,runs good.66 chrgr nice job!


  • hall2729 Mar 26, 2009

    66chrgr,your suggestion started me thinking,realizing I had checked everything but fuel to engine,once I did, a little fuel in the throttle body I was able to start it.However I also found after fixing the problem I had a very nasty engine knock(contaminated oil) after oil change all is well.

  • mike loshbough
    mike loshbough May 11, 2010

    have you check fuel pressure if so what is it

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