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Not getting any fuel to thottle body

Im having problems getting fuel to the thottle body. I can get the motor cranked by useing starting fluid. Im hopeing that its not the fule pump. Is there anyway I can check the fueil pump without removing it.

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1st i would like to ask, is your car a carburetor type engine or an electronic fuel injected. if you have a carburetor and assuming your fuel pump is working properly, you may have a clog carburetor. just clean it and better replace your carburetor gasket and repair kit. this job is not a DIY, let an expert do it for you. if you have an electronic fuel injection, its more complicated situation coz EFI system are controlled by an ECM electronic control module. have your vehicle service by an autorize auto repair shop tha uses a scan tool or diagnostic tool to find fix the problem.

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First, you have fuel injection on that car (no carb) Fuel pump does not trigger codes in computer so you will get no info there. If spraying carb cleaner into the throttle body permits it to start, you either have a plugged up filter or a bad pump (electric, in the tank) If there is power to the pump, you will hear it running with the key on. If after changing the filter, you still have no start, and can't hear pump running, change the pump.

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