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#1 colmac1



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Posted 13 December 2009 - 11:35 AM

hi there folks a have changed my engine in my van i had a escort 55 van 1999 but a smashed it then a got a escort 75 van 1998 witch a took then engine out and put the 55 engine in every thing is wired up and its not turning over and the immobiliser light is constantley flashing i can put my ignition on a have got lights and every thing but there is no noise from the engine when i turn the key is this because the immobiliser is flashing dose any one know what to do plz help me thanks. :P :P

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#2 vinnyvangough


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Posted 14 December 2009 - 12:10 AM

Should think that when you changed it all over, you didnt swap your ignition.

The fuel pumps are coded to the key, so its detecting that you have the wrong key so would not even bother trying to turn over.

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