1993 toyota corolla ignition problems

Reply

  #1  
Old 07-01-04, 09:23 PM
kris74
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
1993 toyota corolla ignition problems

i have replaced the rotor button, distributor cap, and coil, but still can not get any fire to the plugs. the connections all appear to be ok, can someone please help with suggestions.
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 07-01-04, 11:33 PM
Member
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 2,538
does the rotor turn when you crank the engine over?
if not may be a timing belt problem
possible bad igniter causing it not to fire.
maybe someone else will post more suggestions but you may want to post the engine size.
 
  #3  
Old 07-02-04, 04:30 AM
the_tow_guy's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: SW Fla USA
Posts: 11,567
Coil wire and/or plug wires?
 
  #4  
Old 07-02-04, 05:17 AM
Member
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: North Texas
Posts: 2,345
Check this

A easy check is remove the cap were you put the oil in you should be able to see a camshaft.Have a friend turn over engine,Does it move?If not your timing belt is toast.The good part is if it is toast Toyota engines are not self destucting like Honda.also if you do find the belt bad replace water pump at same time.
Toyotaman might have some other possible causes.
 
  #5  
Old 07-02-04, 07:28 PM
marquiess
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
Lightbulb

Does the starter turn but not the engine making it look like no spark.
I came across that quite often when I was a breakdown mechanic in England.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes