I THINK MY CAR IS OUT OF TIME

  • Tiny
  • Mechanix
  • 1992 Pontiac Sunbird
  • 279,317 miles

When I crank my sunbird it wont start it sounds like it wnat's to but it keep's flooding itself so I think my timing belt is to old or just worn out always lot's gas in the oil gave to oil changes same prolbem

Monday, October 17th, 2011 AT 7:54 PM

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  • Tiny
  • JDL
  • Expert
  • 16,230 posts

How long since a tune-up? Any applicable trouble codes? Engine cranking, do you have spark at the plugs? Use a gage and check fuel pressure. Not only check for correct pressure, see that pressure doesn't drop like a rock when you turn off the engine.

It could be a timing issue?

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Monday, October 17th, 2011 AT 8:29 PM

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