What should i check on my car to make it crank?

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Asked by Feb 17, 2015 at 03:46 PM about the 1999 Lincoln Town Car Executive

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

mechanic installed my intake manifold and
coil packs now car want start it will turn but
no ignition...he told me battery bad or my
starter! But it cranked up when bad parts
wete on their.,

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Take it back. The service facility messed up. If it ran before you took it there it should run now. Sounds like they forgot to plug in the control module(s). HTH. -Jim

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Shade tree mechanic did it what are the control modules

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And wbere are they located

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71,005

The control module is what triggers the ignition coils to fire. Not exactly sure where it's located on your car but on my Grand Marquis, similar car, it's on top of the engine near the back of the engine compartment. HTH. -Jim

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Sounds like a ground wasn't hooked back up or something didn't get plugged in.

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Finna take this mug apart and find it myself cant gwt a decent mechanic to come over

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Touched one of the coil pack wires and gas shot out if the coil pack

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It didn't shoot out of the coil, it sounds like the injectors are not seated properly.

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Shot out the coil

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