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My 98 eddie explorer turns over has spark and fuel pressure

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my 98 eddie b explorer...
my 98 eddie b explorer turns over has spark and fuel pressure but will not start
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Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 2 years ago
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What engine does your 1998 Explorer have?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
4.0 litre
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
v6
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 2 years ago

Have you checked for any trouble codes in the PCM (Engine Computer)?

DO you have a test light to do a few electrical tests?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I have a test light. I did a manual reset on pcm, there were no codes. I got the car used and it ran fine until I went to check blower motor relay because the fan did not come on. after that it would not start. do you think the theft system might have something to do with this?
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 2 years ago

Did you swap relays? What did you do at the relay box?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
checked for power. put relays back in.
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 2 years ago

Does the check engine light go out when the engine is cranking?
Does the theft light flash rapidly when you try to start it?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
the engine light goes while it is turning over and the theft light also goes out.
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 2 years ago

Ok. To do the electrical tests, I'll need to know what V6 engine your Explorer has. There were 2 V6 engines in the 1998 Explorer. The 4.0L OHV V6 and the 4.0L SOHC V6.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
it has the sohc 6 cyl 4.0, please help
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