I have a 96 Dodge Ram 1500 5.2 liter. It cranks but does not start, has fuel pressure and has spark. What are some possible causes?

Asked by Apr 10, 2013 at 10:09 PM about the 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr LT Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Cranks over fine, has spark. i have been told it the crank sensor, but asking for second opinions of
possible wrong

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Is the CEL on? If so, get the codes read, write down the number and post them here.

sounds horribly like the valve timing is off~

How many miles are on this engine? 130,000 enough time for a chain tensioner to give up the game~

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