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1998 Ford F-150 Question: Was running turned it off now it will not start. It's getting gas and spark



chunky3916, 5.4L V8, Sacramento, CA, January 23, 2012, 10:13

Went into store came out will not start

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    Prestige Auto Works (205 Answers) , Sacramento, CA - (916) 550-9579
    Prestige Auto Works January 23, 2012, 18:42

    Check and see if there is pulse on the injectors. It sounds like it could be your anti-theft system. Another possibility is your timing chain jumped when you cranked it.

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    February 19, 2012, 10:13

    Just replaced a timming chain on my 1998 F-150 4.2L. It was getting fuel to the plugs and was firing. Big key to timing was it backfired while I was trying to crank it?

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