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Not sure I understand the question here, it is written like you know the answer?? do u have any powertrain control module trouble codes? this would be the 1st step to finding out why it won't start, this requires a basic ODB2 system code reader, avail from any auto parts store for about $40

Posted on May 26, 2010

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    yadayada Jun 03, 2010

    check pin 16 of the diagnostic connector under the dash, there should be 12.0-12.4 volts there all the time with the key off, i have charts for standard OBD2 codes only



    please go to the page link below for pin lay out of OBD2 test connector



    http://westersgarage.eidnet.org/obd2.doc

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