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What would keep vehicle from starting? It turns over & wants to start but dont. checked fuses, & fuel, both are good, so pump is good. So any ideas are great...please.... & Thanks

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Hello CHRISTIE GORACKE,

"Wants to"... is kind of an interesting statement.

(I am assuming that means an occasional spark...
or pop from the engine... Wanting to start...??
(TRUE TIMING would be the FIRST thing to check)).

Keeping the year, MAKE & MODEL a secret
is an odd approach... to FACILITATE a fixer...
(what the heck... who needs facts??).

There are a BUNCH of ways you could go...

The most advisable would be to have one of your FREE/FRIENDLY local parts houses... muffler shops...
(etc) read the codes from your car/truck.. bus (whatever) ...

FREE...

ALL CAR, TRUCKS... busses, go-carts & doodle-bugs
will FAIL to start if their EXHAUST is blocked...

It is actually a more common failure than would be imagined.

On cars built in the last 25 years... the FIRST THING(s)
that get(s) replaced ... OXYGEN SENSORS..

Not because it helps... just because most "mechanics"
you meet are not "mechanics"... they are untrained
DEALER STAFF with wrenches (+ cook-books) in
their hands.

Cook-books + clowns guides (big savings for dealers)...
Costly mistakes for CUSTOMERS...

Just make sure you look up your MUFFLER &
CATALYTIC CONVERTER costs before you go...

Check AMAZON, ROCKAUTO... Even eBay.


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If fuel injected test resistance of injectors to specs.

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