My Jeep Cherokee 1993 MJ does not start, repairer claims it does not spark inspite of the fact that the engine cranks when ignited.

Asked by Jun 27, 2017 at 04:34 PM about the 1993 Jeep Cherokee 2 Dr Country 4WD SUV

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Car does not start.  When cranked, does not spark

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I have a 96, there is a cam position sensor located under the rotor in the distributor. If it fails you will get no spark. The pins on the modular plug were heavily corroded, $35 @ O'Rielley's

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