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1997 Ford Taurus Question: 1997 ford Taurus dohc turns over but won't start.

 

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chart60, Bellingham, WA, October 06, 2013, 10:48
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it turns over but won't start, I changed the ignition coil, crankshaft sensor, it started up and ran for little while but then it shut off, it turns over but won't start.

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    jojhsn89 October 06, 2013, 14:01
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    Had this issue with a 98 v6 mustang, I replaced a lot of minor things like fuel regulators etc playing the guessing game, then went with my gut feeling, changed the fuel pump and started right up. This may or may not be your problem, but I figured my experiance may help.

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    chart60, October 06, 2013, 17:05
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    could the catalytic convertor do the same thing?

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    pushrod October 06, 2013, 14:42
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    Need to/Got to know IF it has good hot spark to the plugs, then how much fuel pressure it has.

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    chart60, October 06, 2013, 17:06
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    could the catalytic convertors do the same thing?

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