car mill not start

mopars
0

Asked by Sep 05, 2012 at 05:48 PM about the 1995 Chevrolet Camaro Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 95camaro will not do anythingan. when wires were on backwards it backfired.Put them in normal
firing order and it will not do anything? The car is a v6 automatic.It has a 160000miles  on it.

2 Answers

Andrew Chapin
95

dead battery? try to turn the motor by hand using a breaker bar on the crank pully maybe the motor locked up

CJ Michaels
865

160,000 is quite a few miles, do u know if the starter is good? i havent tried this myself, but a buddy of mine did to test his starter...using a jumper wire with one end connected to the batt.(+) terminal, touch the other end to the starter wire terminal on the starter motor solenoid. BE CAREFUL, make sure car is not in gear, set hand brake...if starter motor and solenoid are good, engine will crank even if ign. switch is off....also just thinking more, if ur wires were backwards and it would turn on, then u swapped the wires to how they should be, ur ignition timing is gunna be off...if ur car was running(ish) the old way, it wont work any other way, so i think if u get a tune-up and get everything firing right with how its plugged in now, then it should work

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Car will not start 11 answers

    When I try to start my car, the engine turns but won't start. When I prime it, it will start and stay running until I turn the key off. Than unless I prime it, it will not start. I changed out the...

    1989 Chevrolet Camaro RS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What do I do, my car wont start. 4 answers

    My car will not turn over at all. When it runs it runs great but it has cut off twice and the first time I waited about 10mins and it turned over and started. This time it has been about a day since i...

    1989 Chevrolet Camaro RS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • car wont start 3 answers

    car will turn over but wont start at times it tries I replaced the dist cap and rotor but still wont run wad wondering about plugs

    1992 Chevrolet Camaro RS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 86 Camaro Not Starting 9 answers

    I have an 86 Camaro with a V6 2.8L engine. It was driving fine and is in good condition. I was driving it recently and when I went to start it up again the same day, it wouldn't start. The battery t...

    1986 Chevrolet Camaro Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 c2002 v6 Camaro bypass security lock. 1 answer

    car not starting ..

    2002 Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Car Customization

Search Chevrolet Camaro Questions

Chevrolet Camaro Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,500
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,060
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 890
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang"
313 Great Deals out of 42,746 listings starting at $895
Used Chevrolet Corvette"
153 Great Deals out of 16,995 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Impala"
479 Great Deals out of 30,178 listings starting at $1,700
Used Ford F-150"
2,251 Great Deals out of 206,920 listings starting at $991
Used Pontiac Firebird"
7 Great Deals out of 780 listings starting at $2,750
Used Jeep Wrangler"
227 Great Deals out of 17,313 listings starting at $2,475
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,025 Great Deals out of 34,992 listings starting at $650
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
596 Great Deals out of 30,146 listings starting at $1,991
Used Honda Accord"
670 Great Deals out of 76,619 listings starting at $1,400

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
11,521 listings starting at $16,448
2015 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
98 Great Deals out of 4,626 listings starting at $16,997
2014 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 2,085 listings starting at $14,900
2013 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
34 Great Deals out of 1,825 listings starting at $12,997
2012 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 1,325 listings starting at $11,995