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Car cranks but no start changed fuel pump spark plugs, Car

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Car cranks but no start changed fuel pump spark plugs
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Customer: Car lost power idles then stalls finally died wont start only crank
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: Maybe depends
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: Changef plugs changed fuel pump changed 1 of the coil pack
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Customer: My fuel pressure is 9psi
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hi there,

Can you remove the spark plugs, and crank the engine to see if excess fuel comes out one cylinder?

Fuel pressure of 9psi points to an injector stuck open.

Gary

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
How do you do that 2008 nissan sentra manifold goes over plugs which is attached to accelorator i think
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

You have just changed the spark plugs, haven't you?

Just remove them, leave them out, leave coils disconnected, 2nd person crank engine, and view what comes out of which cylinder.

Have seen many injectors stick open, and partly flood engine, misfire while running, and also hydraulic engine, bend rods etc.

Gary

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Ok ill try
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Ok, I'll wait for you.

I wish you some luck for some answers/more info.

Gary

Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hi again,

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Regards

Gary