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Got fire and getting fuel but wont start

(1997 Ford Ranger)
in Tampa, FL on June 06, 2013
changed fuel filter,thermostat,surpintine belt,plugs,wires,flushed radiator,water pump...this after over heating
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on June 06, 2013
How hot did it get, hot enough to quit running? Compression needs to be checked!
Yes, check compression. Is it is a timing belt motor? If so, do check the timing if the compression is bad before you condemn the motor.

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