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2001 Kia was running fine. Then just died. Engine cranks but will not start. What would be the most common causes? I figure it must be a electrical part?

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Sometimes the engine can still turn over with a minimal amount of power but not start... i reccomend getting the battery checked first if the battery is fine then the problem may be the fuel injection. if that is the case then you must first replace the fuel filter it is the cheapest. it is located in a very wierd spot under the car right next to the rear passenger wheel well. if the problem still proceeds then you need to replace one of the following.(fuel injectors, fuel pump) i hope that i have helped.

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