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2000 Ford Escort ZX2: plugs, mech said flywheel exciter ring..shift…

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2000 Ford Escort ZX2 engine will not start, not fire to plugs, mech said flywheel exciter ring this car is standard shift?
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Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 years ago
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Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX sounds like a bad crank shaft sensor, but you need to check for injector pulse first, if you have injector pulse, then the crankshaft sensor is good, and then suspect coil, can you check for injector pulse?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

Replaced the coil, replaced crank shaft sensor, no injector pluse

 

Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 years ago
if you dont have injector pulse or spark, and the crank shaft sensor has been replaced, then suspect the timing belt has jumped a tooth or 2, and there is no sync between the cam and crank sensor, have you put this on a scanner and watched the crank and cam signals?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

no i sent it to the dealer, they said something about a excitor ring

 

Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 years ago
if they put it on a scanner and there is no signal from the crankshaft sensor and its new, and the wires from the sensor to the ecm were checked and are OK, then it has to be the pulse ring on the crankshaft,Tim
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

do have a picture of this ring i didn't see it

 

Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 years ago
It is part of the flywheel,Tim
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