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Experience:  GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.
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It wont start it cranks and as if its just about to start it

Customer Question

It wont start it cranks and as if its just about to start it stops i changed distributer and rotor all spark plugs and gaped tham and also changed the ignition coil please help...
JA: Have you checked the engine's fuel supply? And the spark plugs -- are they all working?
Customer: Yes its getting fuel and spark...
JA: What is the model/year of your GM?
Customer: 1999 gmc surburban c1500 sle...
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes myself i cant think of anything else it could be...
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Ive tried using starting fluid and gas in carburater...
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: GM
Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Have you checked for fuel pressure?

Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Did you have 55 psi of fuel pressure?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
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Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Where you able to test the fuel pressure?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have bought a new fuel pump nd now it has the pressure it needs i have also changed the cam camshaft position sensor, alternator, starter, ignition coil and module, also spark plugs i dont no what else...
Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Did you test the fuel pressure and what was the pressure?