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I have a 204 chevy malibu classic 2.2 l engine on friday it started and drove great.(It has been using more fuel lately).After parking in in the driveway I let it sit until monday. I went to start it no start. It cranks but no fire. I have fuel pressure and it remains after I turn off key. You can smell fuel in the exhaust when you try to start the car. The coil pack , ignition control module,crank position switch,and new plugs have been replaced. We also attempted to reset pass lock with turning to on position for 10 minutes then off and try to start. The spark plugs get wet from gas so we have gas getting to the spark plugs.Help please

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SOURCE: 88 Chevy S-10 4.3 No spark

I had a similar problem with my car. My friend who happened to have experience changed the spark plugs for me and things turned out fine. Can't exactly see the root of your problem with the posts though so it may or may not work.

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try messing with the radiator because it is most likely overheating

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SOURCE: 1996 S-10 cranks but no fire

did you check to see if fuel pump is pumping. fuel filter isnt clogged is it? but you're sure there is no spark. because if there is spark it could be air flow problems.
and you changed the ignition switch so that's not it, how about the starter. is there any noise coming from the starter when you turn key? if it isn't lined up right.
there has to be spark if you did what you said take off a wire at night and try it . electricity to start goes, ign switch battery starter(is there a relay on s10s cant remember), the alternator is here coil/distributor to wires to plugs to gasoline

also it could be the wires coming from the battery , check them for corrosion. if they are really corroded could be problem. and make sure your ground is good contact. ive seen corrosion inside wires causing no spark.
just a few ideas to check.

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SOURCE: 1997 Blazer no-start

sounds like youve really done your home work all that comes to mind now is try a cam posistion sensor this would keep your car from starting as well if that is good you can aslo try a crank sensor. you will get all of the readings that you are getting and these sensors can still be bad.

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SOURCE: 1998 chevy c15 5.7 SFI SYSTEM

My truck did this after I replaced the fuel pump. Turned out to Fuel Pressure Regulator. It would crank and crank but never start. It's located underneath the black plastic manifold on the side of the injectors.

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