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My '94 volvo turbo will crank and run but after about 6 seconds it stops. engine is still revving.

The rpm meter still reads the rpms. the check engine light goes on and off. and there is a blinking symbol of an arrow pointing up.

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Fuel. My best guess is that the fuel pump is somewhat clogged and when you turn the ignition on it will pressurize the fuel system, but when you start the car the fuel pump cant keep the pressure in the fuel lines to keep the engine running, so it stops. this would also most likely be that source of your check engine light telling you that something is wrong with the fuel system.

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SOURCE: My '94 volvo 940 will crank and go but will stop.

Volvos Greatest desaster the Transmision (ecu) a sepperate control unit for the transmision when it finallay strats to give out it also stops working you might need a pro for this one Transmision specialist for Volvos note ( for Volvos) not everyone knows what they are doing just cause they have a Mechanics Lic.

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Testimonial: "thanks! At first I thought the tranny had dropped, but when i saw that the rpm guage wasn't registering i assumed it must be something electrical."

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