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I have a 98 ford esort 2.0 zetec DOHC engine,

(1999 Ford Escort)
in New Philadelphia, OH on February 16, 2015
While driving it down the road the engine would shut off,it would start right back up, it did this for a week, now it will not start at all, befor it died i took to auto zone they said the crankshaft positioning scenor was showing a falt, i replaced it, the motor turns over but will not start up, it is getting fuel, after you turn the motor over for a shot time you can smell the fuel, when i pulled the plugs out they are wet with fuel, I found that the ignition coil had hole burned though it on the #2 spark plug wire, I replaced the coil, spark plug wires, and plugs, i have checked all the fuses in the engine compartment and inside the car twice, the motor still will spin over but doesn't even try to start, what could i look at next.
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on February 16, 2015
How long and how many miles since the timing belt was replaced??
on February 16, 2015
I do not know , but i did ckeck the timing belt ,it is not broke and no kogs are missing, it does not appear to be lose at all , when the motor is turned over both cams are turning and the belt does not flob around at all
on February 16, 2015
First check for spark at the plug wire(s)!!!!!! IF no spark.. Next find a 'noid light' and test for fuel injector pulse...parts store may loan you one....IF no pulse... Next test for battery voltage at the coil pack with test light, key on!! Post results..
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