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Old 11-03-2018, 10:31 PM
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I was driving down the road and my car started miss firing lightly, I was only a few minutes from my house so naturally I tried to get it to my house. As I got closer the missfire progressed until it felt like the car was running on 2 cylinders, then out of nowhere it died. No injector pulse and no spark. So I checked all my fuses (including the main relay), my powers and grounds at my CAS and checked my ecu powers and grounds, and they all checked out good. So I went to my local junkyard, found a Miata with rear body damage and threw an ecm and CAS at my car... Still no start .

​​​​​​Looking for suggestions at the moment, just kinda scratching my head... Also curious if the crank sensor in front contributes to injector pulse, I've heard mixed answers on other posts.

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Old 11-07-2018, 03:44 PM
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Crank sensor won't make it not start.

Check the timing belt to see if it started skipping teeth and then broke or came off.
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Just checked the timing belt and it is in tact and the car is in time, so we know it's not that

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