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Car won't start

I have a 2006 Cobalt, it was running great and when i got home i parked it in the garage went in came back an hour later and it wont start. It has about 60,000 miles and I am thinking it is something to do with the fuel filter or pump. Is it common for the fuel pump to go out that early? And where is the filter located?

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  • dmaclee Aug 04, 2008

    yes everything electrical works and the battery is strong

  • kickbox Dec 21, 2008

    My 2006 was working fine, the I did not use the car for 2 weeks and now it will not start. The lights come on the dash but the engine will not turn over. Do you think the gas is frozen?

  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    Has happened to me twice now...when it got really cold overnight it wouldn't start in the morning. After the temperature rose during the day it started right up. The battery was fine and all the lights came on and radio so i don't think it was the battery. Frozen starter???

  • bigp_paul Jan 17, 2009

    I have roughly the same problem. The car tends to die when it is really cold outside. Got everything tested and apparently the battery is holding a charge, and the load test passed. All the electrical systems checked out.
    However once it gets really cold, you go to turn it on and all that happens is a few clicks. Any suggestions?


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Can you turn on the lights? If not, then the battery is dead. Time to get a jump.

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