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95 isuzu: home from work and it just died

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i have a 95 isuzu...
i have a 95 isuzu rodeo.drivin home from work and it just died.you try to start it and it just spins.first thought was timing belt.took the cover off and the timing belt was there and looked brand new.next was fuel.check pressure on valve behind throttle body.seemed weak so i changed fuel pump.pressure improved but still wont run.i obviously checked spark before i changed fuel pump,it does have good spark.lastly i checked compression ,seems fine.please HELP!!!i'm at my wits end.
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Auto Mechanic: Mike Senary, ASE Certified Technician replied 6 years ago
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Hello my name is XXXXX XXXXX hope I can help you with your problem. Try pinching off the rubber fuel lines (both) and then crank the engine with the throttle to the floor.It might be flooded.
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
its been sitting in the garage for a week now.wouldn't it be dried up by now?
Auto Mechanic: Mike Senary, ASE Certified Technician replied 6 years ago
Yea thats not it then. Are the injectors making a clicking noise when cranking?
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes.listened to them with a stethiscope
Auto Mechanic: Mike Senary, ASE Certified Technician replied 6 years ago

Is the cam actually turning when cranking? The timing belt could be missing the teeth around the crank pulley. You say it just spins? Is the starter turning the engine?

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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes
Customer reply replied 6 years ago
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Auto Mechanic: Greg, Technician replied 6 years ago
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Hi welcome to JA.com.I will answer your question the best I can,

When you said just spins ? does this mean you can not feel hear compression ,??

I suggest you do a compression test then get back to me.

Kind regards Greg


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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes. has compression.
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