My van worked fine yesterday this morning i went to start it it started then died. Now it wont start turns over but wont start. Has fuel
Van wont start on 1997 Mercury Villager
have you had the battery or alternator tested ? does the volt gauge go to low volts when you try to start it ?
battery is fine has plenty of charge not draining by trying to start it either
have you tried checking the fuel rail pressure ?
no how do you do this?
it looks like a tire valve stem on the top side of the engine , now this is messy doing this , have someone try to start it , while taking a screw driver to the center of it like you were letting air out , to make sure fuel is being pumped to the injectors . so watch out for spraying gas !!!
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With respect, I would advise strongly against doing such a thing. The port is there for a gauge to be installed, not to be depressed in a rudimentary test of spraying fuel. I understand what you are suggesting, but feel as if this act would be putting the consumer in harms way.
Check the. Fule. Pump or. Gas tank mine did. That till i found. Shit ton of. Tradh in my. Tank
did you take the dist. cap off to check for rotation? could be a broke timing belt. engine shouldn't have damage as ive replaced a few of these belts.