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97 K1500 5.7 liter Engine quit running. I checked timing, spark & fuel. All good but high mileage made me think wear on timing chain. I replaced timing gears, chain & distributor drive gear. I put new Coil & ICM due to code P1351. Engine just will not fire. I verified timing with timing light. HELP ME

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Need to get back to basics, first check engine compression-you say that it's high mileage, so I'd start there-If you have uniform compression across the board, move on to fuel pressure at the top rail-if that is good, with spark it has to run, but make sure your distributor is properly installed (not out 180 degrees).

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