Changed LIM gaskets now it won't start - Page 2 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-13-2009, 03:28 PM   #11
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: lake ariel,pa
Posts: 19
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
gerryv32 is on a distinguished road
Default

Sorry i didnt get to help sooner but Danthurs is correct plugs can and will go bad and if you went that for to change the lim the plugs should be changed to. I just did the uim, and lim on my 96 se last week end and did plugs and wires while i was there.I have been working on cars since i was 12 and went to school to be a tech and even the best of us sometimes over look the simple things. mine wouldnt start after i did all that work and in my big hurry to get done because i have arthritis in my neck and was in pain i put 1 plug wire on the wrong coil and that was enough for it not to start. lol but thank goodness you got it to run and saved yourself the big money. you gotta love this site lol.
gerryv32 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2009, 11:40 AM   #12
DINOSAURUS BOOSTUS

Expert Gearhead
 
BillBoost37's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Enfield, CT
Posts: 41,391
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
BillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of light
Default

I thunked it. Reread the below and you'll note the been there had that happen, experience sound of it. It'* common and sometimes it takes a bit of work to dry them up.

Quote:
Originally Posted by BillBoost37 View Post
Most likely your plugs are wet and each time you dry them the cylinders rewet them. I used a smallish tube on a shop vac/vacuum/compressor air hose to blow out the cylidners in one case before being able to get it to start.

It'* pretty common when the cylinders are soaked like yours appear to be.
BillBoost37 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Changed UIM/LIM and TB gaskets. Now have a p0107 MouSe 2000-2005 26 04-20-2012 10:33 PM
Battery Changed - Won't Start Now astropilot 2000-2005 8 12-19-2009 06:01 PM
po171 after lim gaskets changed?? eatmyroost747 2000-2005 3 10-25-2007 02:50 PM
changed intake now it won't start 1993 awguthrie 1992-1999 5 03-01-2007 08:07 AM
HELP Replaced intake gaskets now car won't start djm 1992-1999 9 01-18-2005 10:43 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:12 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.