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Old 06-11-2010, 01:20 AM   #1
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Just recently swapped my motor with a 94-95 jdm engine, due to my previous engine over boosting and bending a rod from the signal line to the WG popping/breaking off.

put the engine in, connected all the connectors. car will turn over but will not start. what could be wrong? i do not think i am getting any spark. i am using the same engine map that used previously that started up and idled very well. What could be causing me to not have spark? are there any grounds i could have possibly missed? i can here the fuel pump priming and i believe i have fuel. Thanks.
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1. Verify no spark while cranking
2. Verify injectors firing
3. Report which one is not there.
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Old 06-11-2010, 11:25 AM   #3
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there is no spark. i do not believe there is fuel either because the plugs are not wet right after trying to start
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i now have spark.... the wires were not going into the coil pack all the way.... the plugs smell of gas but are not wet
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Maybe try some new plugs
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Old 06-11-2010, 02:50 PM   #6
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wouldn't the plugs be wet if i was getting required fuel for start up? maybe im just smelling old fuel..... ill try new plugs the iridiums in my old motor are fairly new i will swap those in though just to eliminate possibilities...
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i just did a log of trying to turn it over. not sure what this means....
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