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Engine would not accelerate, now wont start

The van stalled, then restarted, had trouble accelerating, then would die and same thing over again, now it just will not start at all, engine will crank over. there is spark out of the distributor, i stuck a screwdriver in where plug wire goes in and held it close to a ground, it threw sparks. there is gas in the van.

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Sounds like the fuel pump went. Check for power under the van at the gas tank for the fuel pump. You need 2 people to do this,the pump will only power up for 5 secs/key cycle unless the engine is running.

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