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Well, got the car back together, again today. New head gasket since I pulled the front head and everything checked ok. Timing chain checks ok and the front head is fine as well. I didn't pull the back one though since the front looked good and it was still in time. Tried to start it, nothing. I can hear it try to start but it won't. I put new plugs in and pulled one, I can smell gas on it, so it is getting fuel. WTF now?
 

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did u test all the coils?
simply way to do it is to put a plug in the wire and hold it against the frame (to ground it) and try turning the car over. if it sparks that coil is ok. try it for all 6 posts.
sounds awfully like a bad coil or ICM to me
 

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Did you triple check the plug wires? Too many times they get swapped and overlooked.
 

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Checked one by one with the wire off to see if the coils would spark and they did. Could be a screwed up wire, I will try that next.
 

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I believe if you were having just one bad wire(maybe even 2) your car would still start and run, rough but run...
 

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Check the ECM Fuse. I had taken everything apart at one of our events and THEN checked the fuse and guess what it was. Hope you get it running soon. Good Luck.
 

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Charge the battery, duh.
It started after sitting on the charger for a while. Now I have to sort out what looks like a small fuel leak somewhere and get the PS lines back in shape.
 
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