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I have a 1990 isuzu trooper and it won't turn on I put new

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I have a 1990 isuzu trooper and it won't turn on I put new spark plug wires ,plugs new water pump and timing chain and still won't turn on what can it be.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. does the vehicle crank?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ok. are you getting spark?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
it has sparks
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

how about fuel? when you turn the key to the on position can you hear the fuel pump run?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No I can't hear it but I am putting gas direct to the carburator
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

oh shhot is that a mechanical fuel pump?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am just trying to turn it on to change the gas pump
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It'd a electric fuel pump
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ok. and you cant hear it...let me pull up a print and we can see why its not working.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Oka
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

check the fuses for the pump

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Oka but I Pur direct gas yo the carburator and it doesn't want to turn on
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

sorry thats the wrong print. here you go

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ok, then next thing to check is the timing. set it to tdc and remove dizzy cap. see where the rotor is pointing.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It's pointing to the # 1
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

have you done a compression test?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
120
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

all 6?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No I just checked # 2 piston
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

check them all.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Can I reach u tomorrow
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

sure. right here. ill keep this open til we fix your ride

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
If I am standing in front of the trooper my piston 1 is on my left hand side
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

here

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

any luck my friend?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No could not do nothing today in bed all day don't feel good
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ok. get better

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thks
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

sure

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