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What made you check the timing belt first? Start with the more likely problems, such as fuel and electrical. Try a little starting fluid in the air intake while someone else tries to start the engine. If the engine starts briefly while you're spraying the starting fluid, it's probably a fuel problem and you should check the fuel filter and pump to make sure you're getting fuel to the injectors.

If it's not a fuel problem, check the spark. Pull a plug wire, connect it to a spare sparkplug then lay the sparkplug on a solid metal part of the engine. Have someone try to start the engine while you watch the plug to see if you get a good spark. If you don't, it's probably a problem with the ignition.

You should be able to use the onboard computer to read the diagnostic codes. The computer can help with most problems like the one you describe.

2011-09-12 22:28:23
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