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1996 chevy blazer lt 4.3 vortec won't start ince weather

Customer Question

1996 chevy blazer lt 4.3 vortec won't start ince weather cools off. Turns over nicely but won't fire. After repeated tries can smell fuel. Has new plugs and wires, new distributor cap and rotor. My mechanic does'nt know. Can you help?
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: Gas about same as usual dies seem to have hard time starting every once and awhile even in nice weather. Once warmed up works better. These troubles started after cat plugged up
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 1996 chev blazer lt
JA: Are you fixing your Blazer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Mistky done by mechanic but he's lost
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Mechanic said he made my non adjustable distributor adjustable so that it would run
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 10 months ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  AMEDEE replied 10 months ago.

Are there any codes in the computer?

Do you know if the engine has spark when cranking it over when this happens?