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Checked battery,cables,terminals..distributor..fuel system..gas tank

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it sounds like it wants to turn over but its not,checked battery,cables,terminals,starter,also checked to see if wires were wet,i tried putting starting fluid in distributor,fuel system seems ok,this has me baffled,wont even take a jump start,for the last six months it has been making a noise from the rear sounds like the gas tank is popping maybe combustion? air vents not opening properly or maybe fuel blockage,this one is tough
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Steve replied 11 years ago.
  When you say it is "not turning over", do you mean the engine is not being turned by the starter, like a dead battery would do?  that is the usual definition of "not turning over".    Or, do you mean the engine is turning over (cranking) OK, but will not run?    The 2 problems are completely different, and involve different components and diagnostic strategies...
Expert:  Steve replied 11 years ago.
 also, I assume this is the small blazer (S/T) not the full size one (C/K)?  What engine does it have (what is the 8th digit of the VIN number?)
Expert:  Steve replied 11 years ago.

 also, I assume this is the small blazer (S/T) not the full size one (C/K)?  What engine does it have (what is the 8th digit of the VIN number?)


Note: This is what I posted above, forgot to check teh "free post" box when replying; sorry!

Expert:  Tech501 replied 11 years ago.
 They haven't made a full size Blazer since 94

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