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Car will not start

1999 cutlass,changed intake gasket,and would not start.theft light on.changed ignition switch,and still will not start.

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  • jarnold5019 May 23, 2009

    ovious that it is a security system problem......why does it not stay cleared

  • jarnold5019 May 26, 2009

    I now think that the repair shop has firing order wrong.From the coil pack wire # 1 is going to # 2 plug,# 4 to plug # 3,# 6 to # 5 plug,# 3 to # 4 plug,2 to # 1 plug,5 to # 6 plug.Should not the wire numbers match ? I think it is out of time,it back fires when you try to start it with some smoke out of the exhaust..........thanks

  • jarnold5019 Jun 03, 2009

    ON THE ROAD AGAIN.Shop had firing order backwards.Thanks for helping

  • jarnold5019 Jun 07, 2009

    firing order was wrong

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Sounds like a problem with your security system. Do you have the stock alarm that came with the car or did you upgrade your alarm at sometime?

Posted on May 20, 2009

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    Jeremy Reddick May 23, 2009

    Well my question is do you have a after market alarm or original, when I know that I can explain more to you about why this is happening and not wanting to clear but I do not want to give you the wrong information

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    Jeremy Reddick May 26, 2009

    Yes, the wiring is wrong numbers go to numbers which if it is ran like that can make your timing go out of whack. I am sorry I should have thought about that but the alarm was the first thing to come to mind. Change the firing order then try to run it and let me know please

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    Jeremy Reddick Jun 07, 2009

    Well at least you got to the bottom of it. Good luck and happy driving.

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