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1988 volvo 740 gle long time at garage cannot start lot of part been change e.g distributor.coil.fuel pump.filter.service air flow and devider but still cannot run the engine

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  • geoff hunter Sep 08, 2010

    you need to do a breakdown of the engine systems i.e.fuel, air,electrics,check everything to do with each of the above until you find the problem.too many to list, but, if you cant do it yourself,change your garage to someone who knows what they are doing.i would start with air, as its the simplest,

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Hi, you need to take the spark plags out and clean them. the air filter must be taken off and pour an egg cup full of petrol into the carburetter, this is very important not to put too much as this will WET the spark plug and you will need to press the thottle full bore while turning the engine over. try this to test if fuel, spark plugs, points / electronic ignition, ignition, firing order (leads the wrong way around), mechanical parts, all other wiring correct, gerry

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