starter turns crankshaft turns but will not fire on 2001 Ford Ranger

lost power, then temp went up. pulled over. temp peg out. eng shutdown before I could stop. now wont start

by in Jackson, LA on February 13, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by , February 13, 2011
You will have to start at the basics and find out what is missing - spark, fuel, air... If the engine is turning and cranking, you have to find out what is missing. It's easy to jump to conclusions about the overheating, but in the end, it's all about the basics first...