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Car turns over like it will start but its not firing enough to start

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    Ian Summerfield Jul 03, 2010

    check choke operation,renew spark plugs,check spark at the main high tension lead coming from the ignition coil.put jumper battery on.put jumper cable from earth on battery to engine bolt,a big one.pull a plug out,see if its wet with fuel,if it is,push choke in,open throttle fully,try restarting

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Check for spark, establish if there is fuel coming to distribution

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