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Started the truck. Started to drive away and it died. Would not re-start. It turns over but won't start. Seems to be not getting any spark. I am getting fuel. I replaced the pick up coil under the distributor cap. Had the crankshaft sensor checked and it checked good. Was told the only other thing it could be is the computer. Do you have any other suggestions. Thank you! Mark

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Could also be the timing chain/belt.

Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5821173-doesnt_car_start_gasoline_engines . These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

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