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Old 01-21-2017, 02:18 AM   #1
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Default 924 2.0 won't start

Well i have been searching and reading lots of topics about non starting 924 but no help.

Have a 1981 924 2.0 car had been standing for a few years. Then i bought it. It ran but only with high (3000rpm) idle. I thought it would be dirt or something like that.

I changed the belts, rotor, sparkplugs and waterpump and now the car simply does not start.

I had timingmarks on cam and flywheel alligned. Checked the distributor. Changed back the old sparkplugs, cap etc but it just wont start..

what could it be? Driving me nuts

I smell fuel, and the sparkplugs are wet

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Sounds like it has trouble turning the engine round. Starter?
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What is the voltage drop across the battery terminals? Have you checked, and re-checked, all power/ground connections, especially at the chassis, battery, and starter?

Pull the battery...will it start a different car? No...time for a new battery. Yes...time for a new/rebuilt starter.
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New battery And starter is ok.
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Cilinder 1 is tdc

Cilinder 1
Cilinder 4
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