Crank no start

Tiny
MIKEMUMFORD
  • 1997 OLDSMOBILE LSS
  • 199,977 MILES

I have a 97 oldsmobile lss with the 3.8l v6, it will crank and try to start but wont, I have spark in all 6 cylinders, the fuel pressure is 52, but there is no compression in cylinder 1 and 5 is there anything I can check before changing the timing chain

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Sunday, August 26th, 2012 AT 11:04 PM

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Tiny
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Why is there no compression? If it is bent valves, then the heads have to come off for repair. Replacing the chain and guides are part of this repair.

Roy

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Sunday, August 26th, 2012 AT 11:20 PM

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