Engine No Start Conditions are exactly what they sound like.

For some reason your engine did not start.

As a result, There are a number of conditions that can affect why the engine did not start.

Engine No Start Conditions
Engine No Start Conditions

Diagnosing engine no start on cars really requires a logical approach. If you don’t follow a standard flow of diagnosis you might replace parts that aren’t needed and waste a lot of time looking for the automobiles problem. Engine cranking over and not starting? Engine not even cranking over at all?  Why wont my car start?  All of these are very good questions and it can be very frustrating at times when your engine is not starting.

There are a few different kind of no start conditions and we are going to take a very close look at just about each type of no start condition.  When your engine wont start, it will fall into one of two different categories.  The engine could be cranking over and not starting or it may not even be cranking over at all.  It is important to understand the difference between the two.

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Please note: These articles outlines basic problems, but it is not meant to be a do-it-yourself repair guide for resolving all possible no-start scenarios.  If  your mechanical experience is limited, this  information may be helpful as preparation for dealing with a repair shop.