The engine turns over but car wont start


Asked by Dec 26, 2013 at 01:10 PM about the 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the car was running fine, went to start it and the engine turns over but it will not start. Checked all of the fuses and they are good.

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cheack your timing

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Daniel Foster

check your coils PTU ECU etc, need to verify that your getting spark,, and then you need to also verify that your getting fuel as well, but I would start with spark first

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