1990 Allante will crank but wont start

Asked by Apr 06, 2017 at 10:00 PM about the 1990 Cadillac Allante

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car has good fuel, and spark. Injector power also. Checked with noid light. Will not start or fire. No indication of any problem. Running great, parked car and returned a couple hours later and would not start

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Spray some starting fluid down the throttle body and see if it will run for a few seconds on that. If so, it's a fuel problem. If not and you know that you have spark run a compression test. If all cylinders test very low or zero, the timing chain has jumped. HTH. -Jim

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It is not a fuel problem, guranteed, Compression is good on all

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