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Tries to start but will not stay running, new timing belt

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tries to start but will not stay running, new timing belt and tensioner installed, good compression 190 in all cyls,. disst lines up on #1 cyl tries to start but will not keep running
JA: How many miles are on the timing belt? Have you ever had to change it before?
Customer: new just installed
JA: What year is your 190?
Customer: 1997 Toyota corolla 1.6
JA: Are you fixing your 190 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes checked all poss items has spark fuel, and timing correct
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: has loctronics installed
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer. I value your input to my questions so I may help you better. We have to determine if the problem is spark or fuel.Have you done a fuel pressure test. and a spark test on each cylinder?