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Starting problems thank you for advice. i have put new coil and starter on. any other ideas?

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  • ttboss Jun 11, 2008

    its a 4.3 L it still fires when hot but will not start. acts like no fire but have checked and it is firing. will check module.

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Remove the ignition module and have it tested, most Napa stores will do this. Make sure its good. Have them test it several times to make sure. If there is any variations, replace it.Is this a 4 cyl. or 6 cyl. truck?

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  • Lee Quiroz
    Lee Quiroz Jun 11, 2008

    One more thing, check your battery cable condition. If it looks corrroded, replace them.

  • Lee Quiroz
    Lee Quiroz Jun 11, 2008

    Oh yeah, check the condition of your spark plugs. If they have been in for a while, double check your plug gap and re-gap as necessary.

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