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Kuga 2010 plate 2.ltr Diesel after doing the fuel filter it would not start , i had presumed that because there was on lift pump it would do it.

I spotted that there was air in the feed to the hp pump and after purging fuel from the tank through the filter and filling the line to the pump, tried again. ran for 2-5 sec then died, it will not start now, code reader says that there is low pressure at the rail. Is this the reason for none starting and if so how can i resolve it.

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You need to bleed the fuel sytem...it has air in it

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Testimonial: "Perhaps you did not read that I had blead the system up to the pump , so you were not helpful, however for further people how have suffered the same , Because of turning the engine over so many times the engine management really stuck therefore engine would not start a simple case of taking it off giving it a chap on the table and replacing . It worked for my mechanic"

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