Not starting

Asked by Feb 08, 2017 at 10:20 PM about the 1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hey guys I got a question and to shorten it up its a
98 chevy 4x4 5.7L I've changed fuel pump plugs
and wires distributor crank shaft sensor ignition
coil the ignition control module the spider injector
the mass air sensor and all this thing does is crank
and this is after it ran just fine for nearly 2 weeks I
need advice or suggestions anything I'm at my wits
end and about $800 in new parts and still won't
start oh and it's got a new fuel pump relay

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Just have so start diagnosing it. First if the check engine light is on get the codes read. Next is to make sure you have spark. Then you will have to check the fuel pressure. It should be 56 to 63 lbs. You have changed everything to make it run, should snug up the intake bolts to 17 ft. lbs. the torque spec. is 12 ft. lbs. and make sure everything is plugged back in, double check all the sensor connections. For shits and grins try spraying just a little starting fluid in to see if it starts. If it does then there may be a fuel issue yet.

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