1989 Honda Accord won't start

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1989 Honda Accord 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 315000 miles

engine cranks but won't start, we have ruled out the fuel pump, fuel filter and fuel regulator. It fires and dies.

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 11:24 AM

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Check timing belt and replace if needed

check for spark
no spark check and replace distributor

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 1:30 PM
Tiny
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Dont let john work on it.

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 2:08 PM
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Check timing belt and replace if needed

check for spark
no spark check and replace distributor[/quote:8999529f6b]
i read the PM and I have to ask do you have spark
when you try to start check that
also if no very common is the coil or the dist
let me know

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 2:08 PM
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Check timing belt and replace if needed

check for spark
no spark check and replace distributor[/quote:f392255352] this car has spark good feul and filter. Its getting fuel to the fuel rail and to the regultor. It dies as soon as it starts.

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 2:10 PM
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Check timing belt and replace if needed

check for spark
no spark check and replace distributor[/quote:9ac6710cfa] this car has spark good feul and filter. Its getting fuel to the fuel rail and to the regultor. It dies as soon as it starts.[/Quote:9ac6710cfa]
are you working on the same car
when it dies what are you loosing but spark tester
and check also the coil

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Saturday, January 12th, 2008 AT 2:41 PM

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