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1997 Isuzu Rodeo turns over but won't start

I was driving hit the curb, and the egine died, I tried to restart several times.
My truck just makes a sound like it's going to start but doesn't.
I have tried a new battery, and it still won't start.

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I hate that! If you hit the curb had it could be many things. If it died before you may have a blocked gas line or your fuel pump has a fuse out or a computer chip went out on you. Do you have radio, interior lights etc? If you do then it is not your battery. Don't try starting to much without a jumper source or your battery will go dead. If it makes a clicking noise it's most likely your starter. Did you have enough gas? If not sometimes you can prime the fuel injector by pouring a small amount of gas in but bevery careful. My bet is that your fuel pump went out or it's your gasoline line. Either way I would have a mechanic you trust look at it. It may be expensive. If you have high mileage then your fuel pump or injector could have lived out its life. Good luck

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