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Diesel Fuel not getting through system on Audi A6 (99)

Car came to a stop after going over a speed bump & have not been able to get it to restart. Believe it is a fuel system problem, but despite checking as much of line - still unable to get it to start.
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It sounds like the speed bump hit and pinched off the fuel inlet line. You'll have to check the line more closely cut out the bad section and repair it with compression fittings.

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My apologies that I can not email you directly due to certain restrictions.

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