1990 Subaru Legacy Q&A
1990 Subaru Legacy Question: wont start
my 1990 subaru legacy wagon wouldnt start when leaving to go to work the other morning,checked fuel line its pumping gas,checked all belts they are fine its even getting spark,when trying to start it it occasionally backfires,any suggestions - Visitor
your timing is off. have same year make and model, with same problem. make sure your no.1 piston is at top dead center, then assemble timing belt and pulleys accordingly. your car is most likely on its exhaust stroke rather than the firing stroke. not a major problem, some tinkering with the timing should do it. - Visitor
Checked battery and changed gas filter along with plugs starter workes fine and can hear fuel pump on was told the coolent temp switch runs the starting of the car but this morn it tried to start t...
...gether and tightened the belt Idler on. Then I tried starting the engine and it turns over but wont start. Maybe my timing is off or it jumped on me when it originally broken off. Please help me with...
cranks but won't start,new alternator,cam sensor,crank sensor,battery,comp test no probs,cleaned plugs,new plug wires..getting fuel and spark,starter is fine..what else can it be??
made a funny nock /slap underneath then noticed speedo not working went to start and move an hour later and drive line wont spinn
...down good enough came off , killed my key car still ran. parts came in, timing belt replaced wont start now. no codes come up. do my cams have to be in a revolution?