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k5 help???

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Old 01-30-2011, 07:06 AM
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i recently purchased a 87 k5, it ran fine, but suddenly it wouldnt crank, altenator was replaced, still has the problem, fuel pump wasnt running, so i strait wired it, still wouldnt crank, it is getting spark, and fuel, willnot crank, the only way i can get it to crank is to pour gas down the throttle body and then it runs but battery willnot charge, and its a brand new altenator, i can unplug the battery and it cuts right off, does anyone have any idea whats going on???, this is confusing me
 
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Old 01-30-2011, 11:41 AM
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What do you mean by crank? Start? So it turns over and wont start im guessing you are saying. I would get the battery tested and see if its so bad it wont even power up the ecm to power the pump.
 

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