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Car cranks but doesnt turn over?

(1990 Chevrolet Beretta)
in Anchorage, AK on January 10, 2011
i have power alternator good battery good fuel pump good i got in it saturday morning it started right up added power steering fluid then got back in car when i shut the door the car died and now wont start back up HELP!!!!
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on April 10, 2011
I had the same problem about 6 months ago. For me it was the timing chain that broke. I would check that. My dad and I (I did most of the work) replace it in about 2 day even with me working full time at my job but found out that 2 of the valves go hit in the process and took 3 more day to fix. The 3.1L engines are not spose to be interference 99% of the time so yours may be ok.
on August 14, 2011
Try replacing the throttle positioning censor. I had that same problem and I did that now she runs fine. Good luck
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