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Washed the engine on a 2.5 now it won't start , but almosts

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washed the engine on a 2.5 now it won't start , but almosts starts with engine starting fluid cranks over just won't start. have let it dry out for two days
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: battery is good and yes it turns over
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: just letting it dryout lt ran like a top before i washed it
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Chevy Mechanic should know about your Chevy?
Customer: no
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i did smell electrical burn in side the car after it started to stall
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
bought a obd 2 and it does not reconize the car
Expert:  ironmike replied 1 year ago.


what year, model and engine are we working with? how many miles?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
do you know what is wrong
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
are you there iron mike
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2003 2.5 tracker
Expert:  ironmike replied 1 year ago.

sorry, stepped out

Expert:  ironmike replied 1 year ago.

can you remove an ignition coil and check for spark?

Expert:  ironmike replied 1 year ago.

does the check engine light come on? does the engine crank? did you check fuses yet?

Expert:  ironmike replied 1 year ago.

we should check fuses for the Ignition(3) and dome(9) in the junction block and fuse 1 in the fuse box.