Engine will not start after head gasket replaced

Asked by Eddie Jun 21, 2014 at 02:34 AM about the 2001 Plymouth Neon 4 Dr Highline LX Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2001 Plymouth Neon's engine will not start after the mechanic replaced the head gasket. There is no spark going into the spark plugs

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Sound,s like you may need to find a good mechanic to figure out what bad mechanic did not hook up,as tom said.

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When he replaced the head gasket, he had to remove the timing belt and parts that needed to be removed. I know he is capable to putting them back together but somehow, Error codes showed up on OBD Reading. Codes 1684,1388,1490,1282 in that order.

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according to the codes you have shorts in a couple areas which is shutting down the asd relay causing a no start

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