Problem Description and Possible Solution
If the engine cranks but won't start, the fault may be internal to the distributor. Diagnosis will show no spark and trouble codes for the crankshaft position sensor (CKP) or the camshaft position sensor (CMP). Our technicians recommend replacement of the complete distributor assembly if these conditions occur.
Average mileage: 128,426 (0–189,000)
27 people reported this problem
WILL TURN OVER BUT WILL NOT START. CHANGED OUT FUEL PUMP AND FUEL FILTER,ALSO CHANGED PLUGS. RAN GREAT, DROVE IT 45 MINUTES, TURNED IT OFF WILL NOT START AGAIN.I HAVE NO SOLUTION AND AM VERY FRUSTRATED, PLEASE PLEASE HELP.
will crank but won't fire - replaced distributor assembly but still won't fire at all through the distributor
Was running fine. Quit 15 miles from home sort of. Still would idle and could just press on the throttle for high idle but would cut out at 1500 RPM. Got the rig home at high idle. Now it would start again and run for less then a second and shut off. Fuel pressure is great (60PSI), Grouding the green connector doesn't produce any error codes. Seems to have spark. Adding gas (priming) to the intake manifold won't make it run.
Note, The aftermarket tach quit at the same time the rig stopped. It was hooked to the pink wire on the distributor. (I know now it was not the proper connection for it.)
rebuilt motor from scratch,put motor back in truck and started it up.my father and i were standing in front of the truck for about 5 min.(admiring how well it ran,then it turned off like you turned the key off.haven't been able to start it since.
Turns over but won't start checked fuel pump n nothing it's still good was driving it when it died at the stop sign took forever to get it to stay again got it home but now it still turns over but can't get it started
turns over but wont start
Battery failed. Replaced battery, changed oil and filter. Replaced main 80amp fuse (blown). Tried to start, receiving fuel and injectors working. Replaced injectors 30,000mi ago. Acts like it wants to turn over but just cranks and cranks. Haven't replaced distributor yet.
Well turn over but won't start was running but died at the stop sign and took forever to get it started again more it still turns over but will not start
My pickup won't start after a run. I have to wait up to 1hr before it starts again. Already replaced (Ignition distributor, ignition switch, ignition coil, ignition module, engine computer) and still have the problem. Some times it loose the spark sometimes it do not have fuel pressure sometimes it has both still not running crank but won't start. Any suggestions????
new rebuild , ground little red wire on fire wall starts and idles. set timing unplug rev to 3000 we have almost replaced all sensors