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1990 Ford Tempo Question: if i put a 90 tempo in drive and rock the car, will the moter turn,

 

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ctitech0019, Warminster, PA, January 23, 2012, 07:22
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i believe the starter is jammed , tried to start on a clod morning and she cranked a little then stopped , since then i just get a thunk when i turn the key, think its is from the starter

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    mastertech6371 January 23, 2012, 07:41
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    motor could be locked up, possible.

    i work at willow grove pepboys and would be glad to check it for you.

    Roy

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    ctitech0019, January 23, 2012, 07:56
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    it ran great the day before then just did a little crank and died, thought it need a jump , but nothing

    wonder, what would lock up motor ?

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    mastertech6371, January 23, 2012, 08:06
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    hard to say without seeing it, and remember, we are guessing here. a look is required to determine the failure

    Roy

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