Vehicle backfired and stopped and will not start.

Asked by Apr 24, 2017 at 09:34 PM about the 1991 Geo Prizm 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was driving and the engine backfired and
then stopped. Now it will not start. The
starter is fine but it acts like a broken circuit
like a bad efi relay. I switched with the
identical headlight relay and still won't start.
HELp please
Frankly

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Sounds like the timing belt went bad. Check the timing belt.

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