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Engine turns over fine , car will not start.

1998 honda odyssey 210,000 miles. Low fuel light was on and I stopped for gas. Car would not start after fueling. Checked for spark and it was ok. Sprayed starting fluid in air intake car fired right up and ran all day. Next morning same thing, more starting fluid car ran fine, parked but left the sunroof open. Following morning starter fluid only had it running (rough) until fluid burned off. Sunroof and turn signals will not work. Everything else electrical seems to work. Fuses are all good but do not know about relays. ???

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  • gottagodisne Jan 25, 2009

    Will check for relay, I have'nt heard it but I am pretty deaf. Will have someone else listen. Disconnected fuel line coming out of fuel filter and tried to start and saw no fuel coming out of filter. Thankyou very much for the help.

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Well the first part of your question i was all ready to tell you to put a new fuel pump in, now not so sure, there is a relay for fuel pump, can you hear pump cycle and relay click? relay under hood you will have to listen close they don't run long maybe a couple secounds, if you don't relay bad. if you do pump could be bad, do fuel pressure test pump could be weak. don't think sunroof and turn signals are related, but stranger things have happend.

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Check your starter or ignition switch. I had a similar problem and it was the starter, but check to ignition switch as well because they have been known to go out on this model.

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