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I have a kia Sportage 2001 I have had the fuel pump replaced thinking that was my problem but thats working fine now. the engine will turn over but will not stay started any suggestion.

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    Greg W. May 27, 2010

    Does it run and then die or does it run, then sputter and die?



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If the engine fires then dies, reset the alarm system as per the book....

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