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A car needs gas and spark to run. When the car is not running, it either is not getting gas or not getting spark. The crankshaft position sensors are one of the biggest no start problems. They can work intermittently. Do first check all your relays and fuses. Then test for spark, then fuel.

Posted on Nov 08, 2010

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Without a wiring diagram and the vehicle,the mechanics you had check it out, would be your only choice ,to get to the solution to your starting problems
The Fuel Pump is almost always the problem
The other components that turn it on should also be checked

As I stated,if the repair shops you go to ,do not have an online subcription to AllData,Mitchell,Etc.,they won't know anything about your vehicle, or have a diagnostic path to follow.
That is what I suspect.
The days of wishing,hoping,pushing,poking, are long gone,some 30 years ago.
These vehicles are too technical,and if you got no electrical skills,your better to seek another career path.

Posted on Nov 08, 2010

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