Why does your 1989 Kawasaki jetski engine turn over but no spark coming out of the spark plugs?

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Bad sparkplug or Wire. Or worse, bad coil pack or bad CDI or ignition or kill switch.

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So in petrol engine, the air fuel mixture is sent into the engine cylinder and the mixture is ignited by the spark generated by the spark plug.Diesel engines don't require any spark plug because the required heat to ignite the fuel is generated due to compression of air.

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2002 chev S-10 will turn over but not start.

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The automatic electric antenna is retracting or trying to. It should be silent after it has fully gone down.

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15000 rpms! I don't think so.

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That is oil. VERY BAD!! You need to take your car to your garage right away. You should know this, I'm not even old enough to drive and I know this.

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check the ignition switch , it might be bad and may need to be replaced.

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Your speaker is probably blown.

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I don't understand how it can run hot with no spark. Please give more detail.

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what kind of fluid, and what's a corsa?

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Sparkplug sounds like is too long . Check to see if its the right plug.

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subaru turbos do that to

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Why is 1998 ram van v8 318 turning over with no key in the ignition?

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Why does your car radio not turn off when you turn the engine off?

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Replaced fuel pump on 1999 K1500 4x4 Suburban drove four days no problems can hear fuel pump come on now turns over but wont start?

Squirt a little starting fluid into the air filter box and try to start it. If you get a response you may have another faulty fuel pump. You could also do a fuel pressure test. It should have 60 to 66 psi. You could also have a faulty fuel pressure regulator. Most commonly it is the fuel pump. I ...

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What does it mean when thick white smoke comes out of the exhaust pipe and radiator keeps going low but there is no milky oil?

Blown head gasket or cracked head. The gasket is blown next to the cylinder. Repair immediately. Do not drive, as severe engine damage will occur. If it is a V6 or V8, replace both head gaskets.

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Why would a lot of white smoke come out of the tailpipe when the car is turned off?

If your block is cracked engine coolant may be leaking into the combustion chambers.

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Why in your 2000 passat 18t engine sometimes turns but wont start?

The car or vehical was too old.

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Why does water come out of my car silencer?

As the others have said, the water comes from the combustion of the fuel.When the exhaust system is cold, it cools the exhaust enough that the water can condense.After a while of operation, the exhaust system heats up.The same water vapor is present in the exhaust, but it stays vapor and doesn't ...

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Why won't my car turn over but the lights and radio work?

Check for problems with the starter, either a loose wire or the starter is bad.First thing to check is the connections to the battery, and then the battery itself.The heavier the load you try to pull from a battery, the more it can be affectedby dirty connections to the battery.The radio may be t...

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You just changed the spark plugs on your car why is it missing and sputtering?

Was it missing and sputtering before you changed them? If no, then you could have got the firing order mixed on the distributor. Maybe if you didn't replace the wires also one became more damaged while removing it. If yes, maybe its your fuel, or injectors, and you need to add a bottle of cleaner...

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Why does white smoke come out of exhaust?

One of the main causes of white exhaust smoke and coolant loss is a cracked or warped cylinder head, a cracked engine block, or head gasket failure caused by overheating.A cracked head may allow coolant to leak into one or more cylinders or into the combustion chamber of the engine.

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Why does gasoline come out of a moffler?

Your Engine is running to rich. Depending on the year and type of vehicle,would make troubleshooting easier. Bad float in carb, leaking injector, fuel pressure regulator, bad 02 sensor, mass sensor and more. Is running and coming out, or cranking not starting and coming out, all makes a differenc...

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Why does hot air come out of my car vents?

Most cars do not have AC vents, only climate control vents.When it's hot out, air is blown over the AC evaporator before it's sent to the cabin.If it's cold the air is blown over a small radiator that takes heat from the engine.The temperature is controlled by the flow over the evaporator or the ...

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90 Chevy truck it was running fine but you got on it coming around the corner and it stalled the relay is clicking but no fuel is coming out of the injectors is there some kind of safety cut?

No safety cut out switch there. When you turn the key to the on position you should hear the fuel pump in the fuel tank run briefy for a couple seconds, if you do not hear the pump, the pump may be bad.

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Hoe does the air come out only from one side of the jet engine?

Air is taken in at the front and propelled out the rear and there is jet propulsion - in the simplest of terms.

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The ac on your car works but it comes out from the defrosting dashboard?

check for a broken vacuum line to the ac control panel

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Why does my rx7 rotary engin have water on plugs when you pull them out?

ouch, to get water on plugs the engine either has a cracked head or a cracked block

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Why is the coolant is coming out your car?

Because it's leaking somewhere. Other than lines in the cooling system, head and intake manifold gaskets are a possibility.

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The thermostat light keeps coming on and going off and now the engine is overheating with no heat coming out of the fan?

I suggest you take your car to the dealer and they might be able to fix the problem.

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I have change the fuel pump and filter the ecu the coil and the module and the distributor why will your 1987 Toyota supra non turbo not start it will turn over but it will not get spark?

try replacing ignition condensor

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What could be the cause of no spark at plugs on ford explorer 1999 4 ltr v6 engine cranks fuel is there any help would be greatly received?

it has a crank shaft position sensor which could possibly be bad its located on front of motor next to crankshaft pulley

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2001 ford excursion losing spark due to spark plugs keep getting some type of fluid on the m why?

You will need to determine what type of fluid then we can decide what the next step should be.

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Why won't my 1998 semi truck turn over from key to engine all of a sudden?

Number of possibilities. Bad starter is one. Insufficient voltage/amperage is another. If your truck is equipped with a Qualcomm unit, there's often a relay installed into the ignition system which will interrupt the circuit if the Qualcomm is disconnected... that relay may have failed.

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