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I have a 98 Chevy Astro van that the motor turns over but willl not start. The fuel pump is coming on when the ignition is turned on, I have spark from the coil to the distributor, and spark coming from distributor to the plugs. I'm suspecting fuel injection problem (carbon buildup). I'm thinking I need to spray some starting fluid into the fuel injection housing and attempt to crank to confirm or deny fuel injection.

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  • john kuczynski Feb 02, 2013

    we have a 2000 dodge grand caravan, motor turn over but wont start, just had the transmission rebuild 2 days ago, ran fine for half a day went to start it and like i said turns over but wont start, thought it might of been bad gas put in gas that morning. then maybe frozen fuel lines got to 22 below.tried starting fluidstarts then stops help

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Yes, try ether. If still no combustion, consider timing chain/belt.

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