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1991 volvo 240 distributor doesn't turn when engine is cranking.

My 1991 volvo 240 had the earlier problem of no spark at plugs but spark out of coil, found out distributor is not turning while engine is cranking. Any ideas to the cause, I am sure it is not good.

thanks, Jeff

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  • jeffreysalye Mar 07, 2009

    Thanks for the advice, belt was not broken just had the ribs stripped off at the crank pulley. New belt installed and setting the timing now.



    Thanks again, jeff

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I believe this a belt driven engine right? Check the timing belt.

Posted on Mar 07, 2009

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    Clint Smock Mar 08, 2009

    Your welcome. Glad I could help.

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