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2002 saturn sl2 will not start and has u1000 code.

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2002 saturn sl2 will not start and has u1000 code.
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: everything is fine with battery, car turns over is getting fuel just will not start.
JA: What is the model of your '02 Chevy?
Customer: 2002 saturn sl2 1.9L
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes, put new plugs, wires and coils.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: ran perfect in the morning, tried to start it and nothing in the afternoon
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Saturn
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** you checked spark at the spark plugs, when cranking?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No spark
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 year ago.

ok, with no spark and the U1000 code, this is going to be a bad ignition control module, do you know where this is at?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Already changed that
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 1 year ago.

have you checked power to the module? can you list everything you have done? in the above it did not list the module as being replaced?