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1196 chey blazer

Rebuilt motor--
ran good at start up, over heating, shut it back down, replace water pump.
battery went dead, jumped off--no good, new battery, turns over great!
will not fire up, no spark at #1 plug.
it has new cap, rotor,wires,plugs,coil, icm,cam sensor,crank sensor.
all fues are good at the box, check with test light.took all wires loose, clean all, grounds, checked inline fuses as well. omhs through coil wire good,

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  • brugh Aug 09, 2008

    i have not been able to crank back up since the over heating, on this model. the coil just bolts up to the intake, no mark to set it on, the distributor is set in on # 1 tdc, with the rotor lined up with the # 6 mark on the dist

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Overheating could be caused by a stuck thermostat or a clogged radiator not firing on #1 plug could be a fouled plug or bad wire or it may be grounding on the block and your coiil may not have been put in at the right mark

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