98 voyager van died while running and wont restart

80

Asked by Jun 08, 2013 at 11:21 AM about the Plymouth Voyager

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Got spark at coil and gas to the injectors any ideas would help

13 Answers

fuel pressure?...none? this one might have an aggressive panic fuel-shut off button....has someone touched your bumper turnin' off the fuel pressure? Gonna have to research the button for your car~ gimme some time for this--

3 people found this helpful.

There is not an fuel pump reset button. There is however an Automatic Shutdown Relay that acts as a fuel pump shutdown. On the 1998 Model: It should be located in the Junction Box located under the leftside of the dashboard There should be a cover over the top of the Junction Box. On the backside of that cover is the identification and location of the Relays and Fuses.

2 people found this helpful.
80

I un hooked the fuel line and I am getting fuel out when I turn the key

3 people found this helpful.

...so we are getting pressure at the fuel rail and presumably injectors?

1 people found this helpful.
80

Yes

1 people found this helpful.

did it die with a cough-cough-cough...ptanng or quit completely? the reason I ask is "while it was running"...and you have fuel and you have spark...what's left? TIMING...check to make sure the cams are opening correctly look at the position of the sprockets perhaps the timing chain stretched, jumped a tooth and now ain't gonna run~

1 people found this helpful.
80

Just quit completely no strange sounds

4 people found this helpful.

there is a kit~

what happens is as the mileage continues, the chain stretches a little bit at a time the "tensioner" runs out of tension and it starts gettin' a bit jiggly...then you run over a bump, or subject the engine to any kind of rapid change and the teeth won't line up correctly anymore...not sure about your design but a "silent cam" responsible for ignition timing could have been affected...puttin' the spark where it ain't gonna help nothin'~

1,355

It's not a chain. It's more likely a cam sensor, crank sensor or throttle position sensor.............all of which may not set a code.

3 people found this helpful.
15

I'm having a similar problem 99 Voyager with 3.3L it will start for like 10-15 min then die and wont start again for like 30 min. had code for camshaft P sensor so I changed both cam and crank and problem still exist. got about 50psi of fuel @ the rail injector pulse and spark, but i believe the spark isn't right. when i dies it looks like it spark like once or twice every 5-6 sec of cranking. any ideas?

1 people found this helpful.
10

check coil pack when hot

10

very important to go to library and check out auto repair manual for free

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Voyager

Looking for a Used Voyager in your area?

CarGurus has 30 nationwide Voyager listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Plymouth Voyager Experts

  • #1
    fredgerz
    Reputation
    330
  • #1
    LouB
    Reputation
    330
  • #3
    seandivine
    Reputation
    320
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Caravan
418 listings
Used Toyota Tacoma
432 Great Deals out of 48,711 listings starting at $2,994
Used Chrysler Voyager
48 listings
Used Chrysler Town & Country
192 Great Deals out of 12,977 listings starting at $2,350
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
501 Great Deals out of 39,752 listings starting at $2,590
Used Ford F-150
2,415 Great Deals out of 207,420 listings starting at $1,300
Used Nissan Frontier
288 Great Deals out of 23,218 listings starting at $1,295

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.