Driving down highway in my s10. Heard a popping, cracking sound underneath it. It died and now it will not start. Still turns over but will not crank. What could've happened?

Michael Webb

Asked by Nov 01, 2014 at 09:41 PM about the 1992 Chevrolet S-10 2-Door Regular Cab

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers


Inspect under vehicle for any fluid leaks. Also check all fluids for proper level.

Michael Webb

Was leaking antifreeze but just cause the hoseclamp wasn't tight


Go back to basics: Spark , Compression & Fuel. 1) Pull distributor cap crank motor see if it turns. If not "Timing chain" Then pull valve cover. If rocker arm move distributor does not. Drive gear on cam. If all seems to be working pull a plug see if your getting a spark. hope this helps.

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