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I have a 1990 nissan sentra that will crank but wont start no fire from coil

1.6L 4 cylinder

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Check for power on the + side of the coil with the key on Then using a test light check for a "pulse" on the negative side of the coil by attaching the clamp side of the test light to ground and the point to the negative side of the coil while cranking. If there is no pulse then it most likely needs a distributor. If there is a pulse but no spark then it needs a coil.

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SOURCE: 2002 nissan sentra it wont start i got fire on the spark plugs bu

NO INJECTOR PULSE. EVERYTHING BUT THAT

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SOURCE: Nissan sentra 1993 1.6 l won't start

try puting shifter in nuetral , common nissan problem

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Tighten in sequence to 29ft.lbs then tighten in sequence to 58ft lbs. then loosen all bolts. Then tighten in sequence to 33ft lbs. then tighten each bolt in sequence 90 degrees then tighten each bolt again 90 degrees

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