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A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE
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Experience:  ASE Master Certified. ASE Gasoline Engine Performance Certified,Ford Senior Master Technician
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1996 Lincoln have fuel pressure and spark but won't

Customer Question

1996 Lincoln have fuel pressure and spark but won't start any ideas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Lincoln
Expert:  A. Penland replied 1 year ago.

Is this a Town Car, Mark VIII or Continental?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Lincoln contential
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
1996 Lincoln contential
Expert:  A. Penland replied 1 year ago.

Have you checked for any trouble codes in the PCM (Engine Computer)?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No codes had it scoped two times and no codes
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Still waiting for answer on 96 Lincoln cont.
Expert:  A. Penland replied 1 year ago.

Sorry have been off line with family issues. Family comes first.

With no codes, and a crank no start with fuel pressure and spark, we need to make sure your injectors are firing fuel into the cylinders. You will need a test light or a NOID light to check for power to the injectors and a pulsed ground while the engine is cranking.

You should have power on the RED wire to any injector and a pulsed ground on the other wire in the injector you are testing when the engine is cranking over with the key.