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Fuel pump i just changed the fuel pump a few days ago. everything was working fine. this morning i decided to fix my a.c. so i checked the fuses, all was fine so i went to turn my car on. it didnt start. thats when i noticed the fuel pump didnt make its startup sound. any help would be appreciated.

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Check the ignition module in the distributor. It controls the spark as well as turning on the fuel pump.

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