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Old April 14th, 2013, 02:22 PM   #1
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1996 cherokee won't start......help

Niece has a 1996 cherokee 4.0 auto. Loaded ,ran great the day before, is a d.d no recent history of any problems.....went out in the morn. Cranked and wont start........

Everything works, cranks over great, no spark at plugs.

Replaced.... Cap,rotor,plugs,wires,pick-up coil, ign. Coil.

Still no spark, checked coil pwr. W/test light ,turn key on , light comes on for a few seconds then goes out.

Any ideas????????
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Old April 14th, 2013, 02:24 PM   #2
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Theft system? Pats? My truck did this ones. Had to lock the doors unlock with the key in the door then start it and it was fine
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Old April 14th, 2013, 02:27 PM   #3
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Check coil ground while cranking. It should flash
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Old April 14th, 2013, 03:06 PM   #4
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Crank sensor
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Old April 14th, 2013, 03:14 PM   #5
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My 96 did the same thing this morning!! No spark and no power to injectors. Crank sensor was $90 at autozone and she fired right up!!
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Old April 14th, 2013, 03:28 PM   #6
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No theft sys. On this truck.....

That was our thoughts, crank sensor , but at $90 we thought we would ask around first......thanks guys.....
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Old April 25th, 2013, 06:00 PM   #7
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Yup, crank sensor..........forgot about this post, thanks guys........
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