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Intermittant crank no start. friend replaced fuel pump,ignition cylinder and ignition electrical switch. any idea what cause could be will start intermittantly when it feels like it

2005 malibu classic 2.2 liter engine

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SOURCE: 1993 Acura - intermittent fuel pump operation (no start)

HI...
The common cause of the problem that you related.
Is the FUEL PUMP RELAY " Called MAIN RELAY.
Is located : left side under the dash.
Is a BIG relay gray colour. with a connector of 7 or 8 wires.
I recomend replace the relay.

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Does the dash gauges and digital mileage and idiot lights work when you turn the key on?

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SOURCE: 2005 Cayenne 4.5S has trouble starting after filling up with gas

if your talking about filling gas and motor cranck and is long at starting ,needs 2 or three trys , then you need to replace your engines tank vent valve in engine compartment on motor ,solenoid valve comes with plastic pipe, , note local porsche shop may even see stored fault in system and no check engine light on .

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Intermittent fuel pump engagement when turning key - 2001 Taurus

try cleaning the connector that goes to the fuel pump, sometimes they corrode on inside. If that does not fix, test the wires feeding fuel pump with a multi meter until the condition shows itself again, if voltage drops to zero or very low then wiring problem, if voltage is unchanged with problem and fuel pump is not working and connectors are all clean, try replacement of fuel pump.

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SOURCE: car cranks but doesn't start, no fuel pump sounds

have u ck spark,,fuel pump reley,,

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At this point it could be several things, and you'd have to do some testing to start eliminating different possibilities. Could be ignition related-coil, plugs, plug wires, ignition control module, crank sensor, cam sensor, and the associated wiring; could be gas related or the air/fuel mixture is wrong. Or more serious, it could be a mechanical problem like poor compression in one or more cylinders.
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It is nearly impossible to field test for an intermittent miss as far as the ignition system goes. Most people start with new spark plugs and new plug wires to see if that eliminates a miss. The ICM and the ignition coils can be tested at almost any parts store, usually a free service.
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