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1990 5.0 ford mustang turns over strong, but won't start. doesn't appear to have fire.

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  • cocacolahamm Jun 24, 2009

    The car quiet running while coming home from work. you can hear the fuel pump when you turn the key forward.

  • rscamaro73 May 11, 2010

    Does it have fuel ? Can you get a good pressure reading from the fuel rail ? Have you tried to spray starting fluid in thru the air filter location and start it that way ? When was it last running ?

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Hearing the fuel pump still doesn't verify it has fuel pressure.
Could be the coil is shot. Can you verify 'spark' ?
Lets go thru the very basics first. I will try to run you thru the tests. Fuel pressure - you need the correct gauge attached to the fuel rail. For spark you can get by - by pulling one plug and holding it by the plug wire boot (put it back in the boot for this part), and then ground it to a head bolt, and have someone turn the motor over while you verify for a strong, blue spark. Yellow or red indicates a bad coil or part in the ignitio system.

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SOURCE: 1990 5.0 ford mustang turns over strong, but won't

replace the TFI ignition module and the distributor stator and you will fix the problem

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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