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    Good day good people
    I need advice im driving a bmw316i e36 m43 engine
    spark plugs are soaked with fuel and it does not want to start.
    Please help

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    test/replace the crank sensor.
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    These engines also have a cam sensor and won't start if it's faulty or not picking up the nub on the cam pulley. Try unplugging it, they will start and run fine without it plugged in. Also check for spark

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