Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Car Questions
It won't start but cranks. Checked fuel pump for resistance.
It won't start but cranks. Checked fuel pump for resistance. It's good. Checked fuses and relays. I have spark and fuel at engine. … read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
6,195 satisfied customers
96 eagle talon esi need help with valve timing. were does the
96 eagle talon esi need help with valve timing. were does the fowl pins need to be to be properly timed… read more
proautotech
proautotech
Shop Foreman
1,144 satisfied customers
sorento: serive engine light came..start until..cranking..trouble code
i have an 03 sorento. last week the serive engine light came on after the engine would not start until extened cranking. i had the trouble code read and it said the cam shaft sensor circut had problem… read more
Dodge expert
Dodge expert
ASE MASTER TECH, REPAIR FACILITY OWNER
High School or GED
3,636 satisfied customers
2001 Kia rio: that wont start..getting fuel..Timing belt is intact.
I have a 2001 Kia rio that won't start. It's getting fuel, spark and air. Timing belt is intact. Battery has plenty of juice and cranks the engine over just won't start. Any ideas?… read more
Ironmike
Ironmike
ASE Master L1 performance ,Ford tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,773 satisfied customers
1999 SAAB: turbo..Engine turns..resistance (compression)..Timing belt
This is a 1999 SAAB 9-5 Turbo (v6). Engine turns as if it had no resistance (compression) and just whined without trying to start. I immediately thought Timing belt but taking off the side cover.. the… read more
jeffrey590
jeffrey590
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
98 3.8: ecm..cam sensor, timing belt, spark plugs..crank sensor
I have a 1987 oldsmobile delta regency 98 3.8 liter engine and my ignition wont create a spark, it turns over though, ive replaced all the parts of the ECM (distributionless coil module, cam sensor, t… read more
Anthony
Anthony
Master Automobile Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,789 satisfied customers
93 geo tracker cranks hard but wont start; drains battery
93 geo tracker cranks hard but won't start; drains battery quickly; gets gas to carb; spark to cylinder; low compression test in #1 cyl (100#) and #2 (120#); pistons seem dry after cranking....any sug… read more
Jerry
Jerry
Master Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,181 satisfied customers
99 plymouth breeze...one morning..fuel pump..valve cover gasket
i have a 99 plymouth breeze. it died one morning at a red light. a friend replaced the fuel pump, battery, and valve cover gasket. it turns over but won't start. its getting fuel and spark. the new ba… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
1992 Buick: Le Sabre that will not crank..spark plugs are good.
I have a 1992 Buick Le Sabre that will not crank. The battery is good. The spark plugs are good. The computer is good.The coil is good. It has gas. I can get fire (spark). The lights work. Replaced th… read more
AlexGS
AlexGS
Bachelor's Degree
56 satisfied customers
2002 hyundai accent: cranks..fuses..plugs, getting fuel, timing belt
I have a 2002 Haundai accent and I stopped at a store and when I went to start it to leave, it just cranks but will not fire. All fuses and relayes are fine as far as I could tell, it''s getting spark… read more
Themaxview
Themaxview
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20 satisfied customers
98 jeep wrangler: airbags..starter..the all the fuses..fuel pump
I have a 98 jeep wrangler. the airbags have deployed, I had everything fixed, but now the engine won't start. The starter works, I checked the all the fuses, the battery is good, and the fuel pump is … read more
HondaPlatinum
HondaPlatinum
High School or GED
148 satisfied customers
Interstate going 80mph, running great..getting gas
i have a 98 eagle talon. died on interstate going 80mph, running great. getting gas and fire. won''t start. engine was a little hot when it killed. wont pull start either. fuses o.k.39461.5540498032… read more
Jerry
Jerry
Master Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,181 satisfied customers
Oldsmobile 98: riding..doesnt start..it crank..fuel pump
I have a oldsmobile 98, after riding for a minute it doesn't start, for a while, then i go back and it crank back up, what is causing this to happen? It's not the fuel pump and some times i have let i… read more
DoctorD
DoctorD
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
652 satisfied customers
1993 isuzu trooper: plug wires timing belt..stumped..starting fluid
1993 izuzu trooper died while son driving it is getting fire through plug wires timing belt is not broXXXXX XXXXXed computer under leftside of driver stumped? why not firing yes fuel pump is working a… read more
Rmldaytona
Rmldaytona
ASE certified technician
College
1,050 satisfied customers
2002 vw gti: seized..his timing belt..3 intake)..back together
My friend has a 2002 vw gti 1.8 turbo his waterpump seized causing his timing belt to break bending 7 valves. (4 exhaut, 3 intake) Repaired head, had to machine, replaced valves, waterpump and t-belt.… read more
JONATHAN
JONATHAN
JAGUAR/LAND ROVER SHOP FOREMAN
High School or GED
286 satisfied customers
98 suzuki esteem: liter..timing belt..compression..cam sproket alined
98 suzuki esteem 1.6 liter timing belt broke, there are no valve damage/compression in all four readings are 160 per cylinder. cam sproket alined with E and dot to V on valve cover.number 1 & 4 piston… read more
Hammer Time
Hammer Time
Mastertech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,650 satisfied customers
98 honda prelude: wont fire..Optional Information: 1998 Honda Prelude
i have a 98 honda prelude what would cause it to turn over and get gas but it won't fire Optional Information: 1998 Honda Prelude 2.2 Already Tried: i changed the ignition coil and the distirbution co… read more
john
john
Mechanic
High School or GED
154 satisfied customers
Truck wont start..The battery and belts seem to be good
My truck won't start and I don't know what the problem is. The battery and belts seem to be good. What else could it be? The truck is a 98 Chevy S10 with 73,000 miles.… read more
Tech501
Tech501
Lead Technician
390 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,380 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,754 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,564 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

680 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,562 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,009 satisfied customers

12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x