99 firebird 3800 had explosion in muffler and died.was in gear slowing down and tried to fire back up a few times but once it stopped it won't start. Any ideas?

Asked by Jul 20, 2015 at 02:05 PM about the 1999 Pontiac Firebird Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Checked coil packs and replaced one I
couldn't get a reading on but still won't start

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