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Car wont start

Ive tried checking fuel level, checked battery, car will turn over like it wants to start but never does.
it acts like its not getting fuel?

Do electronic fuel pumps go bad or is it somethin related to the fuel pump?
if so what might it be and can some one show me where the parts are located?

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Yea electronic fuell pumps do go bad it could be faulty or dirt could be stoping the fuel from reaching the engine causing it not to start or the engine or spark plugs could be flooded if so take them out dry and clean them put them back in and see then if not report to main dealer or local garage recomend honda specialest same thing happened to my dads car 728bmw the fuel pump was faulty and he was driving to work and the car just stoped dead and it was the fuel pump was faulty so try and see

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