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PostSubject: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Fri Jun 29, 2012 2:55 pm

Alright, so my car has been sitting for about 5 days. The only thing I have done differently was add a fusetap to the fuse for my dome light in the engine bay and run wiring to some LEDs in my car. I have not started the car since.


This kinda fusetap.

There were too many LEDs to power so I disconnected the fusetap from the fuse and left the wire, not connected to any power, in the engine bay. I did not start the car or anything, the dome light was still working, etc. I then left the car for a day, yesterday, while I was painting my bumper, and did not go in it or anything. I went into my car today and connected my LEDs to my switch and then to my fusetap, and I flipped the switch, which should have gave power to the LEDs, but there was nothing.

I turned my car to ACC, nothing, so I went to start it and it cranked, but did not fire. I took the fusetap off and put the fuse back in. I noticed the dome light wasn't on when my door was open, neither was the trunk light. I wiggled the fuse around a bit and the light would occasionally come on. I looked and the piece the fuse fits in looks like it was pushed, or stretched, a bit. So I put the fuse tap back on the fuse and put it in, with nothing attached to it, and the dome light came on, so I went to crank the car, and it wouldn't start. I put the key on ACC and everything works fine, all the electronics, my headlights, etc. my heating works too. I went to start the car and it cranks, and sounds like it wants to start, but does not fire.

I feel like a noob, but I need help. I am thinking I should borrow my brothers spark tester. My car also has more than half a tank of gas, so it's not a gas problem.

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PostSubject: Re: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Fri Jun 29, 2012 3:14 pm

my honda had a similar problem where it was runing fine and then when i went to go home it wouldnt start. i checked to see if there was ani spark and it turns owt my distributor filled itself up with oil and fried the distributor and when i replaced it evrifin workd fyn

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PostSubject: Re: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:14 pm

dude have you checked the fuses in the driver side kick panel its the first fuse in the top row

these cars burn fuses quickly.especially when the wires are tampered with

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PostSubject: Re: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Sat Jun 30, 2012 7:43 am

check you starter relay and see if it clicks when you turn power on
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PostSubject: Re: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Sat Jun 30, 2012 11:54 am

Checked all the fuses I could find, they are all good. Have yet to grab a spark tester from my brother, I will check the starter relay.

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PostSubject: Re: Car Won't Start - Troubleshooting Help   Sat Jun 30, 2012 6:08 pm

ok best of luck

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