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Car won't start. I hear the fuel pump engage, and the

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Car won't start. I hear the fuel pump engage, and the starter engages. But the engine will not turn over. It removed the air filter and sprayed starter fuild into the carborator and did not start. The car has started in the past with no problem. It sat for 3 weeks this time and didn't start. There is 1/4 tank of gas in the car.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 8 months ago.

Hi Art, if it won't fire on ether and made no attempt to fire on ether I would remove and inspect the distributor caps for moisture.