I have a 2003 ford windstar van, started it up and it backfired, now it wont turn over. what do you think this is? could it be a coil or celinoid?

Asked by Jul 04, 2013 at 11:03 AM about the 2000 Ford Windstar SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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its a 2000 model sorry.

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Could be a jumped or broken timing chain. Run a compression test. If all cylinders read low your timing chain (or belt) has jumped or is broken. This is especially suspect if you have high mileage. HTH. -Jim

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