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Car won't start Buick Lesabre 1998

Gets spark..battery/terminals good, alternator good. It cranks and cranks does not turn over. I think its the fuel pump, is that located in the gas tank?

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Fuel pump is in tank, but ck the crankshaft sensor front of engine near pully for proper connection

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It could also be your cranshaft position sensor. My 1996 ran fine but I'd get a crankshaft position sensor code and all of the sudden my car would not start after leaving it parked for only an hour. It cranked over really fast like either no spark of no fuel. I think this sensor controls this. So time to replace it. It is easy to do with the right tools and is behind the harmonic balancer which needs to come off.

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