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1989 Opel Calibra

Engine Mechanical problem
1989 Opel Calibra 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 169000 miles

i doing up this calibra it hasnt run for 3 years iv had it running before. I changed timing belt now starts once for a second then dies. There is fuel and spark at plugs ht leads are good and good compression and fuel pump and relay are all ok?
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Dannyob
June 8, 2010.



Check the fuel pressure to rule the filter and fuel pump and also if the injectors are pulsing

Rasmataz
Jun 8, 2010.
Whats best way to check injectors are working?

Tiny
Dannyob
Jun 9, 2010.
Listen to it if its clicking they all should sound the same or check its solenoid resistances

Rasmataz
Jun 9, 2010.
Thanks will check that out

Tiny
Dannyob
Jun 9, 2010.
Where is the crankshaft sencor located?

Tiny
Dannyob
Jun 11, 2010.
I don't have that information in my reference Mit1 or Alldata-sorry

Rasmataz
Jun 11, 2010.
Sorted was crank sensor. New prob oil pressure
light was on I openend oil sump and petrol came gushing out how could this be?

Tiny
Dannyob
Jun 14, 2010.
Injectors and fuel pressure regulator are leaking

Rasmataz
Jun 14, 2010.
Thanks ras. Do I need to replace injectors or just the rubber seals the later I hope?

Tiny
Dannyob
Jun 14, 2010.
Investigate before you start throwing parts to it that your childrens could use in the future

Rasmataz
Jun 14, 2010.
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