Questions tagged [cranks-wont-run]

A condition in a motor vehicle where the starter will turn the engine over, but the engine will not start.

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Charging issue and cranks but won't start

I have a 2004 Kia Sedona, 3500 engine. I am having 2 issues: I am having charging problem Even trying to jump start it now it wont start, cranks over but won't start I have jump started it a couple ...
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No power to the fuel pump

I have a 2006 Toyota Isis and it had a problem where it idled well, but when you press gas the engine started to stall and when you lift your feet then it idled well again. I took it to have it ...
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What happened to my VW 1.8t mk4 Bora (2005)?

She cranks (slowly) but won't start. Died going uphill, started back up and died for good shortly after. Here's the backstory : There is a coolant leak somewhere, every week or so my gf would have ...
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Car will crank but won't start

I was driving my 2003 Toyota Avalon home yesterday. While driving, I pushed the brake down and the car completely stalled. I shut it off and tried to start it up again but it won't start. The car ...
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1996 Ford E350 5.8, Had difficulty starting, occasionally stalled at stop. Now cranks, but no spark, no fuel

Heading says most of it. For a while I could get it started with starting fluid, and it would be ok for a few days. But now cranks, but no spark, no fuel. New fuel filter, I jumped the relay for fuel ...
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Please help - our 1998 Honda Civic cranks but won't start

Our 1998 Honda Civic (D14A4 engine) has only done 65k miles and was running smoothly until... One day while waiting at the stop lights, the engine hesitated, the odometer went up and down and I turned ...
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Honda civic 2003 EX won't start when hot

I bought this car used a month ago. It has been working fine. prior to purchasing the car the previous owner told me he just changed the fuel pump so I know that is out of the question. It has had a ...
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1991 F250 cranks, won't run

It started up and died after that it would only crank. To top it all of my rod that pushes the ignition switch to start broke. So I improvised and used a screwdriver in place of the rod in the ...
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1997 Pathfinder - cranks won't start

Couple weeks ago my Pathfinder would occasionally lose RPM's at idle and sometimes die but started right back up. Then it began dying while driving regardless of speed - RPM would drop to nothing, car ...
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94 Jeep 5.2 crank no start

I've owned my Grand Cherokee Laredo 10 years I love my Jeep let me explain why!! 2 days before it died while I was driving I couldn't go over 35 when I applied gas it would Studdard backfire and lose ...
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Car cranks but won't start, but not all the time

I went to the store yesterday with my car (Hyundai Accent 2012), and when I went to go back home, the car was cranking but not starting. I thought it was a battery issue. Took the keys off, called a ...
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2005 Kia Amanti will turn over perfectly but wont start every time!

When i got the car I knew that it had issues with starting. I cleaned everything around the battery. It has a brand new air filter. Oil just got changed. New(ish) battery which is showing a full ...
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2004 Hyundai Sonata V6 Stalled wont start drains battery

I have a 2004 hyundai sonata that will not start. We have replaced the camshaft sensor, fuel pump, crankshaft sensor, the spark plugs get spark. Car will start but will not turnover, we know the ...
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4cy automatic 1997 Toyota Camry. The windows won’t roll down and car will not start. The alarm keeps going off

I have a 1997 Toyota Camry. After installing a new battery the cars alarm is going off and will not start it just cranks. I can’t even roll the windows down or unlock the doors. Any help
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I have a 1999 yamaha r1 and it bogs out really bad

So I've cleaned the carbs twice on this bike and its like it's not getting enough fuel because it will only run on starting fluid and I've cleaned the tank and got new hoses and still the same problem ...
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Motorcycle won't turn over in rain?

Recently my motorcycle(cb600f 1998) won't start after being out in the rain. The starter motor turns over but the engine won't start but It will bump start thankfully. Once the engine is warm it will ...
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I have a Citroen C4 Exclusive 2008 model 2L petrol engine not starting, turns over but no power to the coils

Hello, I have a 2008 Citroen C4 with a problem starting, it cranks but does not fire, my keys also stopped working at the same time and the lights, air conditioning, windows, multifunction display and ...
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S10 cranks but won’t start

I’ve got a 1997 S10 that sat for a little over 3 years. I got it running but it had a dead cylinder, figured it was a clogged injector after replacing plugs, wires, cap and rotor. Just replaced the ...
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economy mode active engine cranks but wont start

citroen Picasso xsara 1.6 hdi 2004. economy mode active light come up on dash.now engine wont start any ideas would be great. thanks
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Car cranks but has trouble starting, runs fine afterwards

The car is a Hyundai Accent 2010 with around 100k km, which I use 2-3 times a week for short trips, and once every 3 months for longer (2+ hour) trips. For the last two weeks, I had trouble starting ...
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Ford Mondeo 2006 TDCI won't start

First of all I am new to the forum world but I have reached a dead end and would welcome any new input. My Mondeo was driving perfectly when suddenly and without any warning symptoms the engine cut ...
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How can I get my Ford Focus 2007 to start?

So my 2007 Focus Petrol 1.8 Zetec Climate wont start. It just cranks over. It worked with no problem until 2 days ago. As soon as I engaged reverse up a very slight incline the engine died- it was a ...
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Car just Quit on road.

Will turn over but not start. No water or oil leaking and belts are tight. What's wrong?? Honda Accord EX. '98. It has oil n water full, all belts (2) are still on n tight. Just quit on road.
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No start after error code P0118

I replaced my the Coolant Temperature Sensor and after replacing with an OEM Nissan part it has not started. I have a Nissan Altima SL 2002 2.5L 4 Cylinder.
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2005 Mercury Montaego won't start.

While driving, it started stuttering like it wasn't getting any gas. Had to tow it home. Changed fuel pump, fuel rail pressure sensor. Got it to start 1 time, buy wont again. Battery stays dead. ...
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VW Polo 1.4 MPI 2001 won't start up

So car was doing great, nothing suspicious, then next day it won't start up. It cranks, I can hear fuel pump, there is no lights on dash board(except battery light wich always turns on when starting ...
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Renault Megane 1.4 will not start

2003 Renault Megane 1.4. Will not start. Code reader gave message that cylinder 4 misfiring, but have replaced it and also pencil coil. Zeroed the code reader. Checked fuse box - no corrosion/grease. ...
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How do I diagnose a 2007 VW Passat 2.0T B6 FSI BPY engine failure?

My 2007 VW Passat 2.0T B6 FSI BPY engine quit running at idle with no prior warning indicators, and no MILs or DTCs subsequently. The starter engages but doesn't turn over the engine.
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Dodge Ramvan B250 starts after 10-15 seconds crank - where is the fuel?

I have a 1989 Dodge Ram Van B250 TBI 5.2L 318ci engine. It takes about 10-15 seconds of cranking to start the engine. After it gets hot sometimes it never starts. I'm getting afraid of taking it ...
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Montero cranks but won't run after timing belt replacement

This is a 2004 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 3.5 L. I changed the timing belt and water pump, as well as the auto tensioner and pulleys. I aligned all the timing marks and put it all back together. Now ...
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Car won't start following burning smell, low oil

This is a 2011 Hyundai Sonata. The car was running fine and I pulled into my friend's house and smelled something burning. I checked the oil and there was no oil so I put two quarts of oil and ...
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Car shuts off while driving

This is a 2005 Hyundai Accent 1.6. I was driving and the car just shut off. Engine will turn over but will not start. Checked for spark and fuel and it has both.
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Fiat Uno 1100 starting problems

I have a Fiat Uno with 1100 engine. The head gasket broke. I have sent the head for skimming. I have changed the oil, plugs, and filters. I put everything back, but it's not starting. There is spark ...
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Engine turns but won't start -- 3 months later

I'm not a car guru. I'm trying to start a 2004 Lincoln Town Car. This is the first time I've tried to start the car since coming back to town after 3 months out of town. The engine turns over, but won'...
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Is it necessary to clean underhood relay and fuse box from dusts?

A little history: My Chevrolet Aveo 2007 got into a strange state where it cranked, but did not start. It also had P0340 (Camshaft Position Sensor Code). Since, I did not see stable 12V on the Pink ...
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What do I do after adding extra oil/gas mixture into the car, which now won't start?

The car, (Toyota 4Runner), won't start after we put some old oil/fuel in. We had read that it's fine to do with unneeded oil. We topped off the tank with regular gas to dilute it, but still not ...
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Car stalled. Brake pedal fully depressed and will not release, car engine will turn over but will not start

VW GOLF TSI (gasoline) 2015. My car recently stopped working. It had been running for less than 5 minutes. I stopped at a stop sign and the brake felt a little stiff. I thought it had to do with the ...
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1991 suburban 350 TBI no start

If in fact I do get a spark though it orange in color does that prove that the ignition control module is good? A little background here, she was running in park idling strong and stop running cold ...
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Car that I drive regularly has flat battery, bad alternator?

A car that I pretty regularly drive everyday has just had it's battery run flat. I had just got back from a 30 minute drive and 10 minutes later tried to turn it on and it just kept cranking like a ...
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Smoke from engine, cranks but wont start

I came off the motorway to a slip road, slowing down to 20mph and about to turn when I saw smoke coming from my engine bay. Then all the lights on my dashboard (not just warning but all of them) ...
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New cam sensor - car won't start (Tucson 2006 diesel)

I own a 2006 Hyundai Tucson CRDi 2.0. Starting the engine has become slow recently, and the shop diagnosed it to a bad camshaft sensor. I bought a new one and replaced the old. With the new one in ...
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2002 Honda Accord Cranks but won't start

I have a 2002 Honda Accord Coupe V6 3.0l I've recently run into an intermittent issue that prevents the car from starting even though my battery has plenty of power and i'm not low on gas. When this ...
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Citroen C3 2006

I have a Citroen C3 2006 petrol engine that for some reason it never been used from new. It only have 33 km, it was stood all this time, obviously without battery. Now we are trying to start it but it ...
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2003 Alero wont start, and ideas greatly appreciated

Starters good, connections and battery good, jumped the starter and it turns over almost starting but never totally catches. when the key is turned, all power shorts out like a bad ground. What am I ...
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2012 VW Jetta Intermittent Start

My wife and I have a 2012 VW Jetta w/ 100K miles on it. We have an issue where the car will not start when we drive it and then let it sit for an hour or two, but will start fine after sitting for ...
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1997 gmc jimmy Car cranks but wont start

So we have a 1997 jimmy GMC that has been running very well for quite a while. One day suddenly the car would not start. We had a couple of friends look at it and they said it might be the fuel pump ...
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2004 Accord 4 Cyl Won't Start

I have an 04 Accord that wont start. There have been two times the past month or so when it was like -20 degrees out and I had to jump it to start. The other day, its like 40 degrees, and it wont ...
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2003 Dodge ram 1500 4.7 v8

My 03 Dodge ram 1500 is cutting out, won't stay running. I've changed all 8 spark plugs and all 8 coils, I had to replace the breather box and assembly as well because my ex had tried to put a cold ...
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ok my car will turn over but not crank its 2005 nissan altima 2.5 4 calender we changed crank position sensor spark plugs and coil pack

I have a 2005 model nissan altima 4 cylender2.5. My car will turn over just won't crank we have replaced a crank position sensor changed coil pack and spark plugs it just won't crank checked fuel pump ...
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2009 impala cranks but won't start

Was driving on the interstate the other day with the cruise control on when it seemed like the car started losing power. I pulled it over to the side of the interstate and it died. I was able to ...