2008 spectra won't start but turns over

Asked by May 04, 2017 at 12:52 PM about the 2008 Kia Spectra EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 spectra I've replaced fuel pump and
have great pressure all replaced plugs,wires,an coil
oaks. I have spark from each spark plug and also
replaced crankshaft sensor an cam sensor also got
180 lbs pressure each cylinder so why won't it
start???

1 Answer

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About the only thing it could be is no injector pulse. Try spaying some starting fluid into the throttle body to see if it fires off. If it does then there is no fuel injector pulse. You can verify this with a noid light.

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