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Cranks will not hit spray small amount of starting fluid on

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Cranks will not hit spray small amount of starting fluid on breather starts runs 5. 10 seconds then dies
Fuel pump ? Could Any thing else cause this problem ?
Submitted: 1 year ago via CarComplaints.com.
Category: Car
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
hi what year and model is your car
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
04 get mustang 6 cry auto trans been setting approx 6 months in garuge
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
ok
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
if you spray starter fluid and it start then die this indicate a fuel problem
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
04. GT.
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
most likley this is cause by a fuel pump that has stop working
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
check the fuel pump to see if you can hear ti running when you turn the key on
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
if not then you need a fuel pump
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
That. Was my prognosis but wasn't sure if something elect. Could be the problem?
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
if could be so if the pump do not work first check power and ground at the pump
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
there are just two wires one is power the other ground
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
do you have any more questions
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Elec test light or volt meter ? Should be 12 volts ? My concern was carberatin syst. on engine (elect.)
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
volt meter
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
start with the power at the pump
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
you could also remove the fuel hose where it go into the engine and turn the and see if fuel comes out
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 1 year ago.
hi please rate the service before you go as this is the only way for me to get credit thanks.

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