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Amedee, Jeep Technician
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Start intermittentlyrics. Fires on starting fluid. Replaced

Customer Question

Start intermittentlyrics. Fires on starting fluid. Replaced everything. Fuel pressure checks ok at the rail at 44 psi. When running 49 steady
JA: How many miles are on the vehicle? And when was it last serviced?
Customer: 345000 I service it
JA: What is the model of your '343000 Jeep?
Customer: Tj 1997
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Ignition coil. Plugs, wires. Distrubitor cap and rotor. Crank sensor. Ignition switch and actuator.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Has a mind of its own when it want to start. When it does start it runs like new
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Amedee replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question. When the engine does not start, does it have spark? How about injector pulse? Have you checked for codes in the computer? What size engine do you have?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No codes
Straight 6
Expert:  Amedee replied 2 months ago.
why would the engine run on starting fluid if it already has injector pulse and fuel pressure?

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