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Parked my 2004 Cadillac SRX in the garage. Several days

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Parked my 2004 Cadillac SRX in the garage. Several days later will not start. Engine will turn over but is not firing or getting fuel?

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Parked my 2004 Cadillac in the garage. Several days later I went out to drive it and would not start. The engine turns over great but will not fire. do you think that it is not getting fuel or just not firing?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Would like to if possible. Do you know of a easy fix?

Mechanic's Assistant: Is there anything else the Cadillac Mechanic should be aware of about your Cadillac?

Not that I can think of.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Cadillac
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My first step on this would be to check the fuel pressure, with a gauge. If you are intent on diagnosing this yourself, you can borrow a fuel pressure gauge at no charge at some parts houses, like Autozone and Advance.

Replacing the fuel pump in an SRX is not a fun or easy job. If it needs a fuel pump replacement, this is a job best left to a professional with a lift.

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