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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350z cranks won't start

2003 350z cranks but won't start VQ35DE / FIXED * partially [ Stock / DC intake / Straight pipes ] (11/11/2016) My Cousin is a certified mechanic and took over the repair! -Car idle rough and ...
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Engine cranks but won't start

I finished assembling my old Skoda Estelle engine, fully tighten, valves calibrated, etc. It turns, a bit "tight" i.e, not "loose" like before but it may be because I put new rings and different ...
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2008 Honda Accord turns over but wont start

I have a 2008 Honda Accord 2.2 Diesel which turns over but won't start. There is 240,000 km on the clock. This issue first occurred about 9 weeks ago. I got in my car to go to work and it kept turning ...
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Accord won't start when moisture under hood from rain or snow

This is a 1999 Honda Accord. The car has new battery & cables and everything lights up on dash when turning key in ignition, but it will not turn over when we've had rain or snow. The weather ...
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2006 Kia Sedona Cranks but will not start

We have a 2006 Kia Sedona mini van. It turns over but will not start. We have good compression on all 6 cylinders. We checked all the grounds. We have good spark. Good fuel pressure.Took it to a Kia ...
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2009 BMW 328i Crank but Won't Start

2009 BMW 328i (N91 Fuel pump) cranks but wont start, what I have checked thus far: Sprayed starter fuel inside the throttle body and it starts up. Verified proper voltage is being sent to the pump ...
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2012 Ford Fiesta - New Engine, Harness, Sensors, and PCM - Still Crank, No Start

I am desperate need of some advice on what to do next regarding this issue so I am going to include as much detail as I can. I have a 2012 Ford Fiesta, with 98k miles, and an automatic transmission, ...
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2003 Honda Accord Crank But no start

I did something really silly last night :( - I have a 03 Accord V6 sedan that I recently changed the transmission. After I hooked up the new tranny etc.. I noticed when I start the car the SRS, (!) ...
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2006 Mazda 5 2.3L cranks but no start

I have a vexing problem and so far two mechanics and the dealer haven't been able to solve it. The car will crank and crank and crank but will not start. On the initial crank the fuel pump will come ...
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I need help with my Jeep Grand Cherokee 1994

Ok I had this Jeep I’ve done everything with it been going through this for 3 months now but I think I finally found the codes but i dnt know what they mean or even how to go about it the codes are 12 ...
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My 2010 Honda Civic cranks but won't start

My 2010 Honda Civic quit starting today. For the past week I have heard it starting up slower than usual. What would usually be an instant startup took 2-3 seconds. Today when I attempted to start it ...
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2004 Chevy Malibu won't start after changing timing chain, crank sensor and ignition module and coil pack

I've changed the timing chain because it jumped time in my 2004 Chevy Malibu 2.2 liter. I've also changed the ignition module, crank sensor and coil pack, but it still won't start.
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Chevy Malibu 05 cranks but does not start

I have a Chevy Malibu '05 4 cly 2.2l that cranks but does not start. I already put starting fluid in the intake and it started up and died real quick, which tells me there is spark but no fuel. Does ...
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No spark either side

Engine won't start but turns over. 4 cyl with 8 spark plugs all eight produce no spark while cranking. I have an 1989 ford ranger xlt 2wd 4 cyl. During the crazy cold spell here in northern ...
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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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Engine turns over, fails to start

2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse V6 Convertible As it says in the title, the engine will turn over but will not catch (mostly). I have been experiencing leaking on my cloth top for a few months and usually ...
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2001 Grand Marquis - No Start - High STFT - High RPM

I have a 2001 Grand Marquis that has a no start condition. It cranks, tries to start, stumbles, and eventually dies. I've confirmed that there are no fuel delivery issues. Replaced the fuel regulator,...
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96 toyota camry cranks but wont start

My boyfriend was trying to get his fans to work. Decided to watch a youtube video and did what the guy said to. I don't know exactly but it consisted of touching wires to the wires on the harness. ...
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Problem with my 02 Lincoln Ls

I got a 02 Lincoln LS that won't run. When I first got the car it would start up and run but I had to play with the gas pedal to get it past the stuttering and then it would go. Now it won't run. Some ...
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1999 Accord Cranks but won't start after replacing ignition switch

I have a 1999 Accord and the ignition switch recently stopped being able to be turned. It had been acting up and sometimes would turn and sometimes wouldn't, but whenever it turned, it started with no ...
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Peugeot 307 cranks but won't run

I have a Peugeot 307 1.4 HDI (year 2004, Europe) that started this morning but right now it doesn't want to start. What do I mean by that? Well, by turning the key the engine cranks but it doesn't ...
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2005 BMW X3 Cranks won't run

2005 BMW X3 won't start after extremely cold weather. I replaced the battery and tried starting with spare key. The engine turns over but still won't start. It was running fine before cold weather. ...
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G35 cranks but won't run after redlining engine for about a minute

My 2005 Infiniti G35 got pushed to 8000 RPMs for a minute without shifting out. I drove it for another 7-10 miles, then going downhill it lost power and finally died with a cloud of smoke coming from ...
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1990 Grand Marquis won't start

1990 Grand Marquis won't start. We replaced the fuel pump and fuel filter, spark plugs and wires. We had no issues after each set of maintenance. My son even drove it to school a couple of times. ...
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Motorcycle lost power during hard acceleration, made sneezing/popping noises, now won't start

I was riding my 2017 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto hard for about an hour today when all of a sudden the bike started losing power during hard acceleration. I first noticed it when I tried to power wheelie ...
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta VR6 Won't Start

My 2001 Volkswagen Jetta VR6 will crank and crank but it will not start. I have replaced the fuel pump and the fuel pressure regulator. The fuel pump relay does work, and the number one spark plug ...
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2011 Jeep Compass No-Start

Car comes in with the complaint engine cranks doesn't start. Confirm the complaint and check for codes, P0688 - ASD Relay Control Sense stored in memory. After doing a quick fuse check I found that ...
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Lexus IS 2007, wont start, electrical issues noticed.

As of about a week ago the head lights started acting funny, some would turn on some wont, all of a sudden they would turn on. then it became an issue with them on top of that turning off by ...
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Intermitant Crank / No Start - 2002 Oldsmobile Alero

I currently own a 2002 Oldsmobile Alero. I recently dropped money into it for maintenance, including brakes and a new battery. I have other issues with the car, but mostly I'm confused and my day gets ...
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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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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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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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Cranks but won't start

I'm having a strange issue with my 1999 Accord. It's an intermittent issue where it will crank but not start. The issue seems to happen most often when you take a short trip followed by a short stop,...
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Spark plugs won't fire! Mechanic for hire?

I have a 1995 Buick LeSabre the car was running perfect. Went to get a tire put on it and the serpentine belt broke. Replaced the belt and tried to crank the car and wasn't getting fire to the spark ...
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1998 BMW 328i Inline 6 cranks but won't start

Cranks but won't start The fuel pump cuts on and I'm getting fuel up to the filter so halfway I'm getting spark cause it starts off starting fluid I've tried everything. Any help would be appreciated....
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honda 2002 turns over but will not start (freespins)

i have a 2002 honda civic that will not start it turns over but will not crank. it just died when we pulled out of drive and wouldnt start.Just freespins we replaced fuel pump still wont start?
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Changed alternator in '05 Altima, now it won't start

The alternator went bad a couple of months ago. I replaced it and the car started and ran fine. During a road trip on Tuesday, the battery and brake dummy lights flashed intermittently and eventually ...
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2001 katana 600f

I bought this bike not running. Did simple stuff like plugs, fresh fuel, air filter, and so on. My problem ous the bike starts great and runs strong for about 5 to 10 min or approximately a mile or 2 ...
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06 Ford Focus 2 litre duratec cranks but no start. No power to coils and injectors when cranking

I've got a 2006 Ford Focus with a 2 litre Duratec with a crank,no start problem. I have changed both crank and cam sensors and have power to all four coil over plug coils and to one side of the ...
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My 2002 95 v6 saab wont start

Saab 95 3.0 v6 turbo wagon arc I basically know nothing about Saabs but I know cars quite well. My Saab died - it fully cranks but won't start. Now what lead to this was that I was driving to work ...
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car wont start after attempt to change ignition switch and battery sparks

Car is a honda civic vti 1999. was going to change the ignition switch since its faulty though by holding crank you can get it to start. first i tried to disconnect battery(safety since starting ...
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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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1982 Yamaha Virago 750 won't start

The previous owner I have gotten this bike from let it sit for years, knowing this I rebuilt the carbs changed the oil and put in a new battery it also had a bad starter so I replaced that as well. ...
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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 ...