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My 99 pontiac grand am wont idle or start i changed head gasket and intake manifold gaskets


First thing I would do is a compression test on cylinders, then fuel pressure test. Make sure your starter relay is good. If it is cranking over but not firing could be fuel relay, fuel pump, and could be as simple as a vapor lock. Spray some starter fluid in the intake, if it fires up for a couple seconds, then tells you not getting fuel, and this narrows down the search to the fuel pump relay, fuel pump.

Now your statement is YOUR CAR wont start or idle, as you can tell that is two different things. Which one is it, wont start at all? or starts then dies because it wont idle?If it wont start, then check the things I just advised, if it wont idle, then that could be plugs,coils,idle arm, fuel filter possibly clogged. List goes on and on. Need to know little more detail of what exactly it is doing, and what you have already checked or tried for me to dissect it down more direct with trouble shooting. I can help you for sure, just little more info needed, or you can go through the list I just said and it will I am sure fix problem once you check and repair or replace as you come across that problem area that is not functioning proper. Thanks Mike

Oct 24, 2011 | 1999 Pontiac Grand Am GT

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My 99 pontac grand am wont start or idle i replaced the head gaskets and intakemanifold gaskets what is my problem


First thing I would do is a compression test on cylinders, then fuel pressure test. Make sure your starter relay is good. If it is cranking over but not firing could be fuel relay, fuel pump, and could be as simple as a vapor lock. Spray some starter fluid in the intake, if it fires up for a couple seconds, then tells you not getting fuel, and this narrows down the search to the fuel pump relay, fuel pump.

Now your statement is YOUR CAR wont start or idle, as you can tell that is two different things. Which one is it, wont start at all? or starts then dies because it wont idle?If it wont start, then check the things I just advised, if it wont idle, then that could be plugs,coils,idle arm, fuel filter possibly clogged. List goes on and on. Need to know little more detail of what exactly it is doing, and what you have already checked or tried for me to dissect it down more direct with trouble shooting. I can help you for sure, just little more info needed, or you can go through the list I just said and it will I am sure fix problem once you check and repair or replace as you come across that problem area that is not functioning proper. Thanks Mike


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Oct 24, 2011 | 1999 Pontiac Grand Am GT

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99 Ford zx2 wont idle after i degreased the engine.


I would start with a compressoin check. You should get more then 160 psi on each cylinder on a cold engine. If these numbers are low, then the timing belt is your likely issue. Since these engines are non-interference (don't let anyone tell you different) you can just put a new belt and pulley kit on and be done with it. I even have a how-to for this in my tips and tricks on my profile.

A bad MAF (mass air flow) sensor can cause rough running problems. This is easily tested by unplugging the MAF (4 or 6 wire plug) from the vehicle to see if running improves. The connector for the MAF can be found on the front of the airbox just after the air filter locking ring.

If that isn't the issue, a fuel pressure test is an order. You should see around 45 psi with the engine at idle and 60 psi with the engine off and key on.

Feb 12, 2010 | 1999 Ford Escort

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My car ran fine but all at once it started missing and the ioling would go up and down...then when i went to start it the next day it would turn over but wont start 99 saturn station wagon


It seems like a bad idle Air control Valve or an Idle position sensor. The best way is to get a trouble code for free at most autoparts stores and they will tell you what might be wrong.

Nov 20, 2009 | 1999 Saturn SL

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How do i fix idle on 99 cadillac catera


if it is a north star it probably needs intake manifold replaced

Jul 08, 2009 | 1999 Cadillac Catera

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99 ranger fuel system problem.. need help


the (ECM) tells the fuel pump to turn on.

Apr 26, 2009 | 1999 Ford Ranger SuperCab

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99 toyota 4-runner low idle, and hard start in cooler weather


Take ur suv to the nearest high point...Get out of the suv, put it in neutral..and firmly push off of cliff. Problems solved. report it stolen the next morning.

Mar 10, 2009 | 1999 Toyota 4Runner

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Car wont idle well


have throttle position switch checked and idle control valve checked.

Feb 04, 2009 | 1999 Cadillac DeVille

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