04 cavalier will not fire

Asked by Jul 07, 2010 at 09:31 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

seems to be getting fuel, just replaced the computer on top of the intake last year, but seems to be the same problem, is this possible the thing went bad in a year

2 Answers

105

coil packs could be bad. it happened to me on mine...i had just put a new motor in and went to start in and it was getting fuel but no spark, put i new set of coil packs on it and it ran like a dream. make sure its gettin fuel first cuz the coil packs are not cheap at all. turn the key on and listen for the fuel pump to run or have some one else turn the key on and u take the gas cap off and put ur ear there and listen for the fuel pump to kick on if it dont smack the gas tank with a hammer while someone is trying to start it. if it works then u have a bad fuel pump, it might run for a little while by smackin the tank but not for long. check all the fuses and relays too and if all that dont work it could be a crank sensor, again not really cheap. u might try first gettin someone with a OB2 computer and plug it in to the car and see what that tells u. it could tell u the answer right off the bat and u wont have to trouble shoot the rest of the stuff

265

try the cam and or crank sensor too if not already running...

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 04 chevy cavalier 2 answers

    Where does my transmission fluid go I can't find it

    2004 Chevrolet Cavalier LS Sport Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • car won't fire and not getting gas 2 answers

    I putt a new fuel pump in a new fuel filter and it still won't fire ??? HELP PLEASE 2002 Chevy cavalier Ls.

    2002 Chevrolet Cavalier LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2004 Chevy Cavalier will not turn over! 17 answers

    I drove my 2004 Chevy Cavalier to work with no issues and parked. When I tried to leave to go home at the end of the day, the car would not start. There was gas in the tank, the car had oil, and all...

    2004 Chevrolet Cavalier Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1995 cavalier 4 answers

    I drove it up my drive the last time it ran it was low on gas it quit firing so I went and bought new spark plugs and plug wire two coil packs an ignition module and a cam shaft sensor and crack sh...

    1995 Chevrolet Cavalier Base Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • i have 2004 chevy cavalier 2.2 the problem i see the injectors aren't firing. does anyone know what the problem maybe 1 answer

    the injector are not firing. got a spark and good fuel pressure. does anyone know what could be the problem. the injectors are not firing

    Chevrolet Cavalier

    -

    General

Search Chevrolet Cavalier Questions

Chevrolet Cavalier Experts

#1 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 2,700
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,240
#3 mbar1
mbar1
Reputation 1,060
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Cobalt
92 Great Deals out of 4,944 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Focus
1,265 Great Deals out of 58,540 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda Accord
1,184 Great Deals out of 77,676 listings starting at $969
Used Honda Civic
1,148 Great Deals out of 64,598 listings starting at $1,195
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,162 Great Deals out of 78,645 listings starting at $2,495
Used Nissan Altima
1,106 Great Deals out of 85,900 listings starting at $1,675
Used Toyota Camry
1,494 Great Deals out of 100,454 listings starting at $700
Used Chevrolet S-10
9 Great Deals out of 1,636 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Corolla
1,326 Great Deals out of 67,642 listings starting at $1,595
Used Chevrolet Impala
950 Great Deals out of 36,331 listings starting at $884
Used Honda Civic Coupe
336 Great Deals out of 16,900 listings starting at $999
Used Pontiac Sunfire
470 listings starting at $1,700
Used Honda Odyssey
455 Great Deals out of 27,580 listings starting at $2,295

Used Cars For Sale

2002 Chevrolet Cavalier For Sale
213 listings starting at $2,495
2001 Chevrolet Cavalier For Sale
150 listings starting at $1,995