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I HAVE A 1999 DURANGO 5.9....WONT START HAS FUEL

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I HAVE A 1999 DURANGO 5.9....WONT START HAS FUEL PRESSURE...REPACED COIL...HAS POWER ON THE GRREN AND ORANGE WIRE WITH KEY ON BUT KICKS OFF WITH KEY ON AFTER A FEW SECONDS...ANY IDEAS....??....FAULTY IGNITION SWITCH...??
JA: How many miles are on the vehicle? And when was it last serviced?
Customer: 163.000......EVERY 3000 MILES ...JUST DONE
JA: Are you fixing your Durango yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: YES....NEW COIL....HAS FUEL
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: NO
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. you have spark?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No ....is the green and orange wire at the coil suppose to have 12 volts all the time with the key on?
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

let me pull up a print, but i believe one should and the other should pulse.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Green is 12 volt....the other pulse....with key on ....green has power for 3 or so seconds then it sounds like the ABS make .noise then no power..
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

ok. let me look at something ...thanks

Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

check the asd relay

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I could run a keyed jumper wire to the green wire and see if it would start....but that does not fix the problem..
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
ads seems to be working
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

ok, let me ask you this. when cranking are you getting rpms?

Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

also when cranking is the security light going out?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
to both
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

ok. have you checked the ignition switch yet?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
no......how should I check it?
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

just check the integrity of the wiring to it. and ill figure out how we can check it electrically.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
wires all look good..
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

ok

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Is the ads relay the only thing that could interrupt the power to the green and orange wire???
Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

yes. or the pcm. thats it

Expert:  david craig replied 10 months ago.

do you still need assistance?