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The motor gets warm and you shut it off it will not start after that.

I think it is a fuel problem

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First test the fuel pressure when it will not start. The other common problem is the (spark plug) coil module. It is located under the 3 coils and if it looks like it has melted that is your problem. These are available at auto part stores

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