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Ford focus 1.8 1999 engine turns over but won't start

Changed the fuel filter this was intermittent however can't get it to start

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You may not have enough fuel presur yet. try this -
turn key to on, listen for fuel pump noise (humming) for about 5 seconds. If no hum, you have a problem. If it hums, good. Now, turn key off for 30 seconds and turn key to "on" again. Repeat 5 times. Then try to start car.

The fel pump does run in "start" mode continually.

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