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Why do I keep getting current to this

I recently Replaced the Engine on a 97 Chevy PU I was getting it to turn over but not crank, I checked the grounds and I was getting current to them. Upon disconnecting a ground from the block I got the other wires to ground. but I am still getting current to that one ground. Please Help could this be causing it to not crank In addition I have already replaced the module, and several other ignition part am, breaking my head about this one. I have also checked another Truck Same Make and model and this wire seems to belong grounded to the block. Please Help

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  • cy schousboe May 11, 2010

    Would the ground that is getting power be the one that runs from the engine to the body?

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Check to see if you are getting fuel and fire if you are getting fuel ,plug a spark plug put wire on it lay close to metal on engine check for spark, dont get near gas, cause a fire, if you are getting fuel and fire should crank,hope to help you,robert b.

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