Mechanics

CHEVY WONT START

1973 Chevrolet El Camino

Engine Mechanical problem
1973 Chevy El Camino V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic

i had my motor rebuilt drove it from colorado to ohio when I got to ohio I could smell gas in the oil I changed oil and filter took it for a drive it was slugish when I stepped into it, it died since then ive torn it down realigned the timing replaced the fuel pump, starter, battery, coil, it started before I put it back together but now wont start any ideas or suggestions
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Jaguar9993
March 7, 2009.




Recheck your timing. It is probably off. Do it physically, like bring it up to #1 then check where your rotor is pionting in your cap. Also if you have gas in the oil check for a bad intake gasket or a flooding carb condition.

Hmac300
Oct 6, 2009.


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