Not getting fule through throttle body

Asked by Aug 28, 2017 at 11:12 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 2 Dr LS 4WD Standard Cab LB HD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1990 Chevy Silverado
2500 4x4 can't get fule
through throttle body to
carb.. So it won't run..
Please help...

3 Answers

30

2 things for you to check, 1) Does it have fuel pressure? Get some starting fluid and spray into the throttle body. If it starts, chances are you have a fuel pump issue. 2) Do you have spark? If not, The computer may not be sensing the rotation of the engine. This could cause no spark and no injector pulse.

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The fule pump is not the problem, I am getting fule to the throttle body but not through the jet's.. Am I missing something.

30

Check to see if you are getting spark. If not, you may have an issue within the distributor. There is a pickup coil and a module in the distributor. If the computer cannot determine rotation of the engine it will not pulse the fuel injectors.

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