Question about 1998 Ford Explorer
I turn the car over and its just keeps on turning over there's gas going thru the lines and I replaced the spark plug and wires to make sure they weren't the problem but it still does not start. It starts on certain days when it wants to start. But when I shut it off after I'm done driving it for an hour It'll not start for days sometimes longer. What's the deal?
What does anti-theft light do when this happens with the key in the on position.Does it come on for a sec then turn off or does it flash rapidly? If it is flashing then anti-theft is not seeing your key for some reason.This could be a bad key or a transponder for the anti-theft.
Second thing it could be is maybe computer isn't seeing the crankshaft position sensor. When you first turn on the ignition your check engine light should come on.It should go out while cranking but if vehicle doesn't start after a few seconds of cranking,while the engine is cranking it should come back on. If it does then computer sees the crankshaft position sensor.If it does not come on while cranking then it does not see it and it will not start.If this is the case you can try and wiggle the wires to the sensor(it will be located next to the front crankshaft pulley and it reads the teeth on the back of the crankshaft pulley.
Posted on Mar 05, 2009
U need to find out if it getting spark. if so well that 1 thing down it might be the control modul going bad to if molster get it there it will not fire
Posted on Mar 05, 2009
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