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1984 jetta 2.0

Dies going down highway, will not start but does crank good.

Has spark, has approx 70 psi per cylinder, with noid light on injector wire I do get pulse when cranking, has spark (about a inch jump), fuel filter new, if you leave it in gear and crank for about 10 seconds it sort of starts and rolls a bit.

Fuel presuure I di not check with gague but if you take off the line it does flow into can ok while cranking and if you hold your finger over it it feels like a good amount of pressure, the lower line on the fule rail (return?) does blow gas back, not sure if it should?

Ideas?

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Does tjhe rotor is correcty line up? Does the distributor is line up to? If you got fuel, mybe the spark isn't done a the proper time. Take of the distributor, the rotor shoulb be line up with a mark on the distributor imself. and the cap shoulb be line up with this mark to.
You can also check this link http://www.autozone.com/shopping/repairGuide.htm?pageId=0900c15280053186

Hope that helps.........

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