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post #1 of 17 Old 09-10-2008, 04:06 AM Thread Starter
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NEED HELP TRUCK WONT START!!!!!!!!!!

Got up this morning to go to work and the truck wont start it is cranking over fine but it wont fire!!!! The only thing i did yesterday was had it on DJ street smoke tune, but when it wouldnt start this morning i programmed it back to stock and it still wont start!!!! Any ideas?????? Has this happened to anyone before??

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This just happened to me about a week and a half ago. Mine ended up being the FICM. Are you getting any smoke out of the tailpipe? What are some of your other symptoms? When was the last time you checked the voltage or exchanged your batteries?

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This just happened to me about a week and a half ago. Mine ended up being the FICM. Are you getting any smoke out of the tailpipe? What are some of your other symptoms? When was the last time you checked the voltage or exchanged your batteries?

hey guys, im helping him out sinces he's at work. He said No there wasn't any smoke coming out and the batteries are pretty much brand new. Said there wasn't really any other symptoms.
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That sucks last month my truck had similiar symptoms and ended being the cam position sensor had gone bad. I only have about 55,000 miles on my truck. I'm glad that mine went bad in my driveway and not up in the mountains where that day I was planning on being.

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He'll need to be able to data log in order to go much further. Either that or take it to a dealership.

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Just dropped it off at the dealership we will see what happens!!!!

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Good luck and let us know how it goes!

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That sucks last month my truck had similiar symptoms and ended being the cam position sensor had gone bad. I only have about 55,000 miles on my truck. I'm glad that mine went bad in my driveway and not up in the mountains where that day I was planning on being.
thats why i carry a cps and 10mm socket in the glove box. only takes a couple of min to change.
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CPS?????

I have a 7.3 2001 and would like to know where is the CPS located in the engine compartment???

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Can't be exact but it is on the very front of the engine slightly on the passengers side behind a pulley. Easiest to get to and see from underneath. black or grey plastic peice shaped like an L with a plug going into it. held on by a L shaped metal bracket with a 10mm socket

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