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Car will not start took two two different repair shops each one kept it for a month can''t fix it it has 07654 miles on it .it is a v6 3.1

(1990 Chevrolet Lumina)
in St. Petersburg, FL on May 22, 2016
so far here is the list of parts that are replaced spark plugs & wires,fuel tank&pump&filter fuel injectors&regulator the main computer &the crank shaft sensor new tires and roter and brakes .it has fuel and spark at the spark plugs im out of ideas please help
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on May 22, 2016
BEFORE you bring it to another shop , get references!!! Did any of the shops check compression? Cams are likely out of phase. Need to find a competent mechanic that knows that engine . IF it in fact has proper spark and fuel , then the only thing missing is the 'air' part of the equation!
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on May 22, 2016
Good luck sorting out all this mess .. Hell, now I'm confused!!
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on May 24, 2016
on May 23, 2016
I'm sure the mechanics checked the obvious. Why did they have the vehicle for a month each? Is the condition very intermittent? What I would like to know is when the condition exist does the ck engine light actually light up with the key on? As in is the computer on?
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on May 23, 2016
Yes the check engine light is on,when they had it in they checked the compression and they said it was good this car has been nothing but a pain it was a one owner from a guy who just drove it to do his shopping I wanted to get it up and running for my daughter for a first car so she wouldn't have payment s tomorrow I'll pull the E G r out and clean it then the exhaust loose and check it all ready did the throttle body. I just wanted to say thank you for all your ideas on this I've got too much invested into it even though the car was giving to me by a friend I really can't give up yet
on May 25, 2016
so.....the car does run , but intermittently will not start? no wonder..the auto-translator valve is fluttering.
What are the codes that illuminated the check engine light?
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of Dynamic Motors on May 23, 2016
Hello. If you're having spark and fuel and still no start, you need to check the compression in each cylinder. If that checks out, you're most likely out of timing.
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