Question about 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix

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No spark no gas

Was driving car tank went crazy sputtered a couple of times wouldn't start checked for spark and gas neather replaced crank sensor still no go

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  • Anonymous May 24, 2008

    is there a gas shut off switch on the 1997 Grand prix> If so where is it located?

    Peg Frankfort, NY

  • Anonymous Jul 01, 2008

    wont start ,dies act like it is not getting gas



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Car wont start no spark i replaced the coils, had the ignition module checked and thats ok replaced plugs and wires. still no spark . is the only thing left to do is replace the crankshaft sensor. and if that dosent do it, its got to be the wire. (right)

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Check the main body ground and see if you are getting power to the fuel pump, if you do ECM is suspected since you have neither spark nor fuel

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Did your check the ignition coil? These tend to go quite suddenly.

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