Cranks but won't start

Asked by Oct 02, 2016 at 12:17 AM about the 1985 Ford F-150 XL Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 85 ford f150 w 302efi I was driving
and it died just like you shut it off. I changed
the pickup coil, ignition coil , and my control
module and it still just cranks over but won't
start and doesn't have any spark.

3 Answers

415

check for fuel pressure. you need gas spark and compression to run a motor.

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What if my fuel pressure and compression all checks out good what could it be.Cause I still don't have spark

415

could be bad distibutor

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