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Volvo v50 2.4i wouldnt start. Had diagnostics done. Fuel

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Volvo v50 2.4i wouldnt start. Had diagnostics done. Fuel pump was result. Replaced Pump. Still no start
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: New battery. Car cranks.
JA: What year is your V50?
Customer: 2005
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Well I cleaned the etm checked those sensors (before it died it Gas a rough high idle)
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Idk the mechanics who did my diagnostics was sure it was the fuel pump
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Volvo Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 11 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose).

Do you know how or have you confirmed your getting fuel pressure, ignition spark, and injector pulse?

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Thanks Moose.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Moose,I think this site is a great idea. However I was able to resolve the issue quicker on my own. For some reason the site also charged me 24 instead of 5 dollars to ask a question.That said, my case might have been squirrelly. Bought a used pump. The mechanic broke the male end to the fuel line. I bought a new pump. It didnt fit because no one told me you Need a new harness as well. I returned the new one. Switched the top from the original to the second used pump, keeping the ground wire in place, and everything is happy.
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 11 months ago.

Glad you got it resolved.

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