car had not been staryed in over 5 years. installed a new battery, head lights work . i don't seem to get power anywhere else, could I have a blown fuse? I checked thew fuse box and all the fuses loo

Asked by Sep 15, 2019 at 01:41 PM about the 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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if it sat for 5 years the mice have invaded it , they like to chew on wires , and the gas is no good , plus there's a reason it didn't run and was left sitting ,

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motor turns, would start with the basics, pull a plug and look at the condition, then check the ignition timing, then fuel~ the three necessary means to start~ would not just guess Mice~ but look at the physical condition of all components~ perhaps the timing belt is busted, one must look at the physical condition~

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