Why is there no fire coming out of the coil pack?

tiffuhnee
0

Asked by tiffuhnee Jun 07, 2011 at 08:47 PM about the 1999 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

We have replaced the alternator, coil pack, crank sensor, fuel pump. Its getting fuel and it is turning over great but it doesnt fire. Went to auto zone and the coil pack is good. There is fire going to the coil pack but it's just not coming out. So, why is the car not starting? I'm so frustrated!

2 Answers

kencougar
15

check the electronic control modual.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
DavsR
20

i've had my cougar sitting for almost two years because of this same problem... I've replaced coil pack, crank angel sensor, Diods for ignition under the steering collunm and the fuel pump in case it had somethinng to do with the Pump module.... I have know Idea whats not allowing the car to turn on. Cranks fuel pumps but no spark... If you have better luck fixing this let me know PLEASE!!! I've tried everything other than replace the ECM.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • coil replacement 4 answers

    I just had to replace a coil at 200,000 miles. Should I replace the others proactively? How many are there? Also, my gas gauge and temperature gauge appear to work together, one or the other may wo...

    2001 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Car misfires and sputters 3 answers

    Car misfires and sputters only when the car is cold and only when you're stepping lightly on the gas pedal, works fine on open throttle (runs fine when running at temperature). What could be the probl...

    1999 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Engine cuts ut after 2500 rpm, any suggestions? 3 answers

    New Wires, Plugs, Coil Packs did nothing to help and yet the problem remains. Has been suggested that one of the cats may be plugged as it also pings under light acceleration. The dealer has NO CLUE...

    1994 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr XR7 Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • does any one know what would make my 1999 cougar keep burning the coil pack? 1 answer

    1999 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why Does my Topaz keep losing fire 2 answers

    I have a 93 topaz, we have been stuck on this for about a month now we've replaced the firing coil an the distributor plug modual and it acts the same as before we bought the cars, it willl want to c...

    1993 Mercury Topaz 4 Dr GS Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Mercury Cougar Questions

Mercury Cougar Experts

#1 lisagayle
lisagayle
Reputation 1,430
#2 Jessica Cornelison
Jessica Cornelison
Reputation 350
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 320
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis"
116 Great Deals out of 3,333 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,125 Great Deals out of 56,678 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Mustang"
954 Great Deals out of 27,780 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo"
81 Great Deals out of 2,410 listings starting at $1,595
Used Nissan Altima"
1,533 Great Deals out of 87,618 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Camaro"
555 Great Deals out of 31,454 listings starting at $1,795
Used Ford F-150"
2,955 Great Deals out of 157,198 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Wrangler"
1,196 Great Deals out of 49,491 listings starting at $1,800
Used Mitsubishi Eclipse"
85 Great Deals out of 2,017 listings starting at $999
Used Lincoln LS"
47 Great Deals out of 1,099 listings starting at $1,500
Used Pontiac Grand Prix"
177 Great Deals out of 5,199 listings starting at $1,294