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Keeps throwing a p1351 code, p1351 and yes, 96 chevy astro

keeps throwing a p1351 code JA...
keeps throwing a p1351 code
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?
Customer: p1351 and yes
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 96 chevy astro van 2wd
JA: Are you fixing your Astro yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i am i have replaced ICM
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: keeps showing low voltage on battery guage but brand new battery
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the ICM was changed to correct this code ?

how does it run and drive ?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
hi gary
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
hello

the ICM was changed to correct this code ?

how does it run and drive ?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
the icm was changed but it still doesnt run and it still throwing the code

now spark out of the coil when cranking over ?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
not sure how do you do that

if the engine will not start it is missing spark fuel or compression

you need to check for spark when cranking it over

do you have a test light ?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
nope
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
its cranking like it wants to start but my battery only shows 11 and when i crank it it drops

we have to check for spark and fuel pressure

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
ok how do you do that then

you need a test light and a fuel pressure gauge to test them

or see if it will run on starting fluid sprayed into the throttle body

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
ok give me a few minutes i am gonna try something

ok let me know

again its missing spark or fuel

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but with the 1351 code with a new ICM the coil should be changed next

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
changed them both. if the fuel pump went bad would that show a low battery guage?

no

if the engine is cranking over at normal speed the battery gauge reading is not anything to worry about

see if you have spark and see if it will run on starting fluid

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
i dont have any
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
i tested fuel pressure by disconnecting my intake on the fuel filter and cranked it no fuel spilled out
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
where would i spray the starter fluid?

into the throttle body where the air cleaner tube connects to the engine

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when cranking it over and NO fuel coming out the fuel pump is usually bad

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