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My 1998 Ford Contour will either start or it wont, when it does start it does so just fine, but sometimes it wont prime (it wont make that short whirring sound before you start the engine) and wont start, it goes like it will start, but then doesnt. Also it seems to want to die at an idle when I let it sit for too long after I first start it. When I drive it it runs fine, doesnt putter, or stall or shut off. The problem is simply when I try to start my car. I had fuses checked everywhere, cable
You might want to change the fuel pump Relay. You seem to know when it is getting fuel and when it does not. It is a lot easier to change a Relay than misdiagnose a bad pump. There are several signals which combine to make all the terminals on the ... 1998 Ford Contour
Drive 2007 grand prix. wont even turn over or click.lottsa batery. Everything works. Just wont start or turn over. When starts and I drive it, then stop and turn off,sometimes wont start. Half to sit a few min. then will start. sometimes. May not start till next day. Can stop for gas then try to start and wont. half to play with keys to get to start.
SOUND LIKE ALTERNATOR NOT CHARGING BATTERY.CHECK BATTERY VOLTAGE SHOULD BE 12.6 VOLTS.MAY SURE BATTERY CABLES CLEAN AND TIGHT.WITH ENGINE RUNNING CHECK ALTERNATOR OUT PUT AT BATTERY.SHOULD BE 13.5 - 14.5 VOLTS WITH ENGINE RUNNING.IF ALTERNATOR FUSE G ... Pontiac Grand Prix
Chevy cavalier wont start randomly! makes one click and a humm sound my lights come on the radio comes on but the car just wont start, ive had battery replaced along with the ignition switch, fuel pump, fuel filter, starter and alternator. sometimes it wont start for 5 min sometimes it takes hours to start, or i can go 2 weeks with it working perfectly or it wont start a few times a day! HELP PLEASE!!! ive spent a fortune trying to get it fixed and the mechanics i took it to said they couldnt he
Ok then, from your description and the\015\012make/model/year of the car you have there,\015\012it appears you've reset the VATS.\015\012\015\012The car's security immobilizer\015\012reader at the key switch \015\0 ... 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier
Wont start I'v had it for a while and now it wont start. We replaced spark plug wires, relay switch, distributor cap, and had the ignition module checked. It starts if you move the distributor cap but wont stay started. Need help its my only transportation. It will stay running for a while but when u shut it off it wont start. Sometimes it will only run a min.
If i drive my bronco to work shut it off it wont start sounds like it has a dead battery if i let it sit for an hour it will start back up can you tell me if you know what it is ... 1989 Ford Bronco
Fuel pump wont work 1990 mercury sable station wagon car turns over but wont start it stalled and wouldnt start again but a few hours later it started briefly and i made it about 500 yards and it died and wont start back up when it started back up it was sputtering and i had to keep my foot on the gas to keep it running so i could drive it, after it stalled i couldnt start it until the next day and it was running great for about 30 seconds and it completely stalled and hasnt started since, i rep
Fuel pump bad or fuel pump relay bad. Likely fuel pump.\015\012\015\012Spray some starting fluid in air intake and see if it starts. If yes, replace fuel pump in fuel tank. drop tank for access. About a $250 repair at shop. call around. ... 1990 Mercury Sable
My 1996 dodge neon wont start. I was told it was the starter because it would start after we banged on it with a hammer. When I parked the car it wouldn't start unless i push start it or banged on the starter. I replaced the starter and it started up just fine, then when I tried to start it again it wont start anymore, I hear a click and humm but nothing else. Tried boosting it but wont work
The starter relay or starter solenoid would be my guess, but I am wondering what the gears on the old starter looked like. If they were in really bad shape (deformation or chunks missing) you may need to replace the flywheel. ... 2005 Dodge Neon
Wont start replaced plugs starter battery stared fine for weeks now its winter weather and it wont start started one day with starting fluid started up the rest of the day parked it over night next day wont start at all
... 1996 Ford Ranger SuperCab
2004 7.3lt powerstroke turnover wont start replace sensor camshaft pos replace fuel pressure injector timi replace pressure regulator still wont start squirt aero start in &eng will start turne eng of tried to start wont start
Diesel problem can break these problematic areas.fuelelectric lift pumpfuel filtersglow plugs/glow plug relaykey sensor (if equipped)===Check the glow plug resistance. They should read aro ... 1997 Ford F350 Crew Cab
Well I am geting fuel and spark and it wont start i moved it out of my drive way to the strat and now it wont start it well turn over it just wont start i did a full tune up on it and it still wont start
Check enginee pressure ... 1995 Nissan Altima
Wont start I hadnt used my car for 2 days went out to start it and it wont turn over, cleaned the termials and connection start wont turn over. I have dash lights and head lights and all. But wont start. The locks keep clicking and when I put on the lights it made a funny noise. Has anyone had this problem with their car??
Battery like he said could be bad, also check fuses and relays for startin system, ... 1996 Toyota Camry
MY 97 DODGE STRATUS WONT START, ITSGOT POWER AND WEN I TRY TO START IT I ONLY GET A CLICK NOISE, NOT THEDEAD BATTERY CLICKING NOISE JUST ONE CLICK AND THATS IT. I HAD STARTED IT TWENTY MINUTES PRIOR TO THIS AND DROVE AROUND A BIT AND THE BATTERY LIGHT WAS ON THE WHOLE TIME. IT WONT HOLD A CHARGE BUT IT JUMPED OFF OK. NOW ITS GETTING POWER FROM THE JUMPERS BUT WONT CRANK UP WONT EVEN TRY TO TURN OVER, THE IGNITION DOESNT SEEM TO BE COMPLETELY TURNING FAR ENOUGH TO START IT AND THE KEY IS JAMMED I
I believe if you remove the steering wheel upper and lower covers, there will be a button to push to allow the removal of the key..as for the no start, the battery light is on because of the alternator. Its faulty. the clicking sound could very well ... Dodge Stratus
WONT START CRANKS, WONT START. NO ELECTRICITY. I CHANGED THE DISTRIBUTER. IT WONT START. I CHANGED THE COIL IT WONT START. COULD YOU SUGGEST ANYTHING ELSE.
Check the ignitionswitch or the main relay ... 1994 Honda Accord
Changed the plugs and wires in 99 rover disc 2. As soon as I tried to start it the hazards started flashing and it wont start (it turns over but wont start). Ran ok before I changed the plugs and wires just had a ark to the manifold so I changed it and now wont start.
Http://autorepair.about.com/library/firing_orders/bl-fo-4038.htm ... 1999 Land Rover Discovery
Wont start motor turns over but wont start. 2000 grand prix gt. was starting but then moved a fuse wouldnt start. moved fuse back still wont start.
Replace the fuse. If this doesn't fix the problem you may of done something to the ecu, you can unplug it for 5 minutes and plug back in to see if it works.If this doesn't work consult a vehicle electrician for a further diagnostic ... 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix
I have a 2003 Kia Rio, sometime it wont start and other times it will, we took it to the garage and they could not find anything wrong with it and of course it started the whole time it was here, we took it home and now it wont start, sometimes it wont start for days then all of a sudden it will start. It has a new battery, new starter......what is wrong with this car??
Wow. exact same problem im having. Just had battery and alternator tested. ... 2003 Kia Rio
|Wont start i have a 2003 kia sorento ex. When the return line is removed....it starts fine.....but when it is placed back....it wont start. |Also......engine wont start when its hot......until its left off for about 1hr+...then it would start...any suggestions
Vapor lock! ... 2003 Kia Sorento
The instrument panel waring lights started to blink off and on than today the anti lock light was on the trac light says its off. The air bag light is on. the speedometer needle jumped all over it wont go into gear turn off car wont start. Cleared computer by undoing the ground cable and draing the juice. Turn back on it started . Turn and tried again back to old proble with lights. Turn of and tried to start again it wont start. could it be a body control module or something else?
There should be a ground bar near the drivers seat sometimes located under the lower kick panel pull up the door sill push the carpet back look for corrosion here ... 1998 Buick Regal
I HAVE A 2000 CHRYSLER CONCORDE LXI WITH A 3.2 LITER AND IT WILL TURN OVER IT JUST WONT START, THE LIGHTS AND EVERTHING COME ON BUT IT WONT START. I GOT A HOLD OF SOME BAD GAS SO WE DRAINED THE FUEL ADDED DRY GAS PUT MORE GAS AND IT STILL WONT START. I GAVE IT A TUNE UP TRIED TO GIVE IT A JUMP IT STILL DOESNT START. THE FUEL PUMP KICKS ON BUT ITS STILL NOT STARTING. NO ONE SEEMS TO KNOW THE PROBLEM
If by "bad gas" you mean dirty or wet (water or alcohol), the fuel filter and/or lines may be clogged or holding water...or the injectors could be clogged with dirt. Hearing the pump run doesn't mean that adequate pressure is reaching the ... 2000 Chrysler Concorde
Van sat for a few months i jumped starte it ran good for a few days.then seemed to not be getting gas so sprayed ethir and started then it wont start at all.checked and not getting spark. changed coil and ignition control module,and still wont start. cap and roter are new but it wont start
You may want to replace the fuel filter and run a fuel injection and fuel system cleaner . ... 1995 Ford Econoline
Wont start My 93 volvo 850 GLT sat for about 4 or 5 months and when I went to start it it was dead. No sound at all so I replaced the battery and now it cranks but wont start up. When I first tried it started but only for a second or two and died. Now it wont start at all. Just cranks. I tried the holding in the gas pedal and cranking for a minute and that was no help. What can I do?
First things first.You need to find out if its getting spark and fuel.You can find out if its getting spark by taking any plug wire off and holding it just above the plug.have someone else try to start the car.if you see spark then you have it.for fu ... 1993 Volvo 850
Wont start my car wont start, i have a new alternator and starter,but certain electrical things wont work,my wipers wont work and my car wont start...i changed all my fuses
I'm assuming the engine is cranking over while turning the key and wont start. from this assumsion it possible the cam sensor on the timing chain is broken. or no fuel pressure. to test for fuel pressure, turn the igntion key on, locate the fuel line ... 1992 Buick Park Avenue
05 ford escape wont start. jump started it and it started fine but only runned for a few minutes and the engine started to stall and went off. tried to start it again and it wont turn with the same clicking sound when first started. tried jump start again and it started fine. but again runned for a few minutes, stalled and went off... is it something to do with bad battery? or something else? why should it stall and go off while it runs good for a few minutes? and why should it start again when
Okay try this....talk to your parts store and get a battery load tester, and find out if the battery is indeed dead. My guess is it sounds like the Altenator is dying. they are around 50-100 and can be install by a pro in minutes. ... 2005 Ford Escape
1997 avalon wont start fuel pump when key is turned to "on" position and hencar wont start. Also, the car wont start when the fuel pump is hard wired to stay on. Any ideas
... Toyota Avalon
Wont start it acts like it will start and starts to fire but just wont. could it be the fuel pump? it has happend a couple times but it would finally start but know it wont.
... 1992 Toyota Previa
Wont start i have a 90' chevy pickup 350 v8 5.7 liter engine.. ran great till a week ago it completley died on me while i was driving.. now it wont start.. tried jump starting it.. tried checking for spark did not see any.. replaced the coil.. and still wont start.
Try the ignition module in the distributor ... 1990 Chevrolet K1500