96 ford escort I have spark compression and fuel and still won't start. Any ideas?

Asked by Oct 27, 2014 at 12:32 AM about the 1996 Ford Escort

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Check the spark plugs. Are they wet with gasoline? If so, replace them. Will it start if you hold your foot on the gas pedal? If so your IAC (Idle Air Control) valve is most likely bad and stuck shut. HTH. -Jim

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