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Engine will spin over but will not start on 2001 for taurus

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If you spray starting fluid (get this from any auto parts store or hardware store) into the engine air intake hose does it start? if so you will need to replace the in tank fual pump. Please let me know what you find and will supply more detailed help.

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Im having the same problem, but yes it does run using starting fluid on mine, the car had a new fuel pump put on it a few months ago and ran fine and then i turned it off at a gas station and it wouldnt start back up, i got a fuel pressure tester, and while it was running off of the starting fluid it got up to 10psi, from what i understand, the pump should be between 35 and 50 or 55. my question is how is the best way to check the pump, and to verify that it has a good ground, or thinking outloud here, since i am getting 10 psi, that means the pump is running and the ground is fine, but that the pump is the culprit...... any ideas before i drop the fuel tank. this thing is full of gas (very heavy, ya know) thanks in advance

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