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Should the primer pump go hard

The car will not start... I have disconnected the hand Primer / Filter inlet line and can blow air back to the tank easily... I have replaced the filter and ensured the 1 way flow valve in the primer pump is working. however the primer pump has no real output...and does not pump up pressure... Is this a common fault Should I replace the pump..?

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SOURCE: 90 Daihatsu Applause 1.6 engine cuts out, replaced

try faulty imobaliser / central locking if fitted

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SOURCE: hard to start and when engine runs no power. It

I think its time to check exhaust back pressure. You can install a gage where the o2 sensor screws into the exhaust BEFORE the catalytic converter.

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