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98 neon DOHC 2.0 jumped...
98 neon DOHC 2.0 jumped time, installed a new belt aligned timing marks cranked but no spark, Test light flashed in coil connector when key was turned on so ASD relay is working no activity on outer pins, the coil resistance is within specs dodge tech said cranksensor replaced cranksensor now thw starter just clicks can a shorted starter cause a no spark? also on a compression test no. 3 cylinder reads half the amount as the rest? dont no what to do to fix my car. when it jumped time the belt never broke or came off. woman in distress
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Yes I have been asking several questions this week trying to fix it myself . My name is nicole
Dodge Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 years ago
You need to go back to that question, i answered it there,Tim
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