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1997 ford aspire will not start

My 1997 ford aspire stopped running at a red light. i have checked the fuel pump, it works, replaced the fuel filter. what would cause it to turnover but not crank

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  • lb8s1 May 19, 2009

    My Ford Aspire just stopped at a light and will not start, it has fuel and cranksover good. It did not pause or bog down just stopped, and now it won't crank. Does it have a coil and could this be electrical?

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The Injectors share a ground find it.redo it. And check the conditon of wires that hook to your distributor. Its a very good idea to replace about 3 inchs of the harnest wire from the distributor plug in. especialy the black wire with the pink stripe. Trust me ive seen the exact senario before. You stop engine tips just right and snaps the frail wire. Keep it simple

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Fuel pump will also work but not pump. take fuel line off to see if there is any presher.be careful to cover your eyes there might be enough presher to satisfiey the line but not the motor. or check crank sensor this also tells the computor to start.

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