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If it turns over just fine and won't start 'crank no fire' first spray some starter fluid into the throttle body, if no change in the situation then you know that fuel isn't the issue. Next take a spark plug out, replug it into the wire without putting it back into the engine, set it on the intake manifold have someone turn the engine over and look for a steady spark. 'Do not hold it while it is being turned over.' If you get steady spark then you know it is not the ignition system.
Repost findings and we'll get you fixed from there. I will respond within 24 hours of your response. I hope this helps. I’m happy to assist further over the phone at Dec 10, 2013 . While that is one remote possibility the decision by the engine computer is made by what is called a 'rationality check'. If the 'throttle angle' from the throttle body does not agree with the signal from a MAF (Mass Air Flow) sensor (easily damaged by gause/oil aftermarket air filters like 'K&N' style) or MAP (Manifold Absolute Pressure) sensor and engine rpm it will decide to limit the system as it is not able to control the engine reliably.
Observing the engine processed data with a scanner and calling up the FF (Freeze Frame) data from the engine computer should help locate the problem reliably. Bad engine or frame battery grounds or excessive voltage drops from powerful aftermarket stereos can also cause false error detections. Elna 2000 Sewing Machine Manual.
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