The motor turns over but won't fire

Tiny
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  • 1994 MERCURY TRACER
  • 148,000 MILES

The motor turns over but won't fire. I can smell fuel, and also hear a small backfire in the air box. In the recent past, you could eventually get it to start

Saturday, March 16th, 2013 AT 5:23 PM

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Tiny
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Have the timing belt checked. It may have failed.

Roy

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Saturday, March 16th, 2013 AT 5:36 PM

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