Have a 1988 Ford Festiva 5 Speed the previous owner changed from automatic to a stick and it stalls when driving have replaced fuel pump and filter and done tune up now it want crank at all need to kn


Asked by Dec 05, 2015 at 09:13 PM about the Ford Festiva

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Not cranking is an ignition issues, check the ignition switch, all wiring, including battery and starter. Hard for us to know what the previous owner did. Maybe have your local mechanic look it over since you can't figure it out?


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I think i found the problem the carb isn't getting any fuel the mechanic said he thinks it needs to be rebuilt lol thanks for all the help.

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