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It turns over and over but doesnt want to start

It turns over and over almost starting but never does. It acts like it is flooded. I had this problem before and i just took out the spark plugs cleaned them off and put them back in and it started. After it started i than replaced the spark plugs and oil and it ran great but i went out this morning to start it up but it just keeps turning over.

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Could be the coil (if external), or the ignitor inside the distributor. Most commonly this is the main relay. You access it behind the dash above your brake pedal. If you had X-Ray vision you would see it through your pull out coin drawer on the left. It's mounted with a 10mm above your cruise control module. To diagnose you can either replace it to see if it starts or tap it while your trying to start it. You have to loosen it to gain access to it, it's a small little box that reads "Main Relay".

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