it just wont start - Land Rover Forums : Land Rover and Range Rover Forum
» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

LandRoversOnly.com is the premier Land Rover Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-16-2013, 12:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
Member
 
lukedukeuk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: leeds west yorkshire
Posts: 1
Gallery: 0
Default it just wont start

Hi to you all i am new to this site and am after some help please
I have a1994 range rover vogue se 3.9 efi not long had this rangie ,Now when i got it it was running fine but had a leak on the manifold gasket and a blowing exhaust so i have put new gaskits on and new exhaust on (from the cat backwards) On the first start up it ran but had a misfire and a lack of power ? gave up for the night the next day i was un able to start the old girl . I have since checked all plugs HT leads dizzy and coil and timing and all are in good order fuel is getting through ok aswell but still will not start has anybody got any ideas as what to look at next ??
lukedukeuk is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 02-17-2013, 09:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
redtruck12's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: cambridge ontario canada
Posts: 381
Gallery: 0
Default

i have seen and had problems when sealing up exhaust that was previously restricted / plugged and after sealing it up having missfire codes, lack of power and a hard to start condition. my 2000 d-2 currently has a plugged right side cat, runs like a champ with the manifold to pipe bolts backed off (leaking) but runs like poop and sets missfire codes when sealed up. may or may not be your condition but if the engine cant breath it will be prone to fouling and possibly flooding, if you are confident you have good spark, proper timing and fuel supply, i would pull plugs and evaluate if they are wet / fouled. annother thing to check is the oil condition and level. if its badly flooded the oil will smell "gassy" and the level may even be higher. if it is flooded badly, remove all plugs and replace or dry with a flame (small propane torch works well, even a pocket cigarette lighter will do in a pinch) change the oil and retry.
redtruck12 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Land Rover Forums : Land Rover and Range Rover Forum > Land Rover Model Forums > Range Rover Classic


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Land Rover Forums : Land Rover and Range Rover Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
It wont start! ericjimenez91 Discovery Series I 1 11-21-2010 12:03 PM
95 D1 Wont Start Backpoints Discovery Series I 20 03-04-2010 09:51 AM
wont start HELP apiske148 Range Rover P38, Mk III and Range Rover Sport 2 03-02-2010 01:29 PM
wont start Seanmc768 Range Rover P38, Mk III and Range Rover Sport 2 05-24-2008 02:49 PM
Wont Start!!! Disco 1 Discovery Series I 10 08-02-2007 09:09 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:28 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.