I have a 93 ford probe that intermittently starts.when it dont start it doesnt even crank,but all the accessories work so i would have to push start it to start.Now even when i push start it it wont start.The fuel cutoff light is on and i tried disconnecting the battery for atleast 10 min and resetting the cutoff switch.fuel cutoff light still on.any help or suggestions will be appreciated.
wont start,cutoff switch wont reset on 1993 Ford Probe
by DARREN C in Los Banos, CA on December 03, 2009
ANSWER by Bret Bodas on December 03, 2009
Hey Darren, this needs to be diagnosed to know what is going on here. If you don't have a repair manual, try alldatadiy.com, download the manual for your vehicle, it's about $25.00 and it's the same info the mechanics use. It should have some good info about diagnosing this type of problem. Good Luck
ANSWER by pegmeister on May 28, 2010
I had the same "no starting" problem with my '93 Probe and found that even though I bought a new battery and then thought it was a bad one and they replaced it, I eventually found out that the new battery I bought did not have enough cold-cranking amps and I needed a heavier duty battery. When I bought the first new one, it worked for a few months then because it was not strong enough,it finally went dead even though my accessories still worked. I jumped it and jumped it til I finally did kill the battery. It's a thought about your trouble anyway.