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Cranks will not hit spray small amount of starting fluid on

Customer Question

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: 2 years ago via CarComplaints.com.
Category: Car
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
hi what year and model is your car
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
04 get mustang 6 cry auto trans been setting approx 6 months in garuge
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
ok
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
if you spray starter fluid and it start then die this indicate a fuel problem
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
04. GT.
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
most likley this is cause by a fuel pump that has stop working
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
check the fuel pump to see if you can hear ti running when you turn the key on
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
if not then you need a fuel pump
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
That. Was my prognosis but wasn't sure if something elect. Could be the problem?
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
if could be so if the pump do not work first check power and ground at the pump
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
there are just two wires one is power the other ground
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
do you have any more questions
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Elec test light or volt meter ? Should be 12 volts ? My concern was carberatin syst. on engine (elect.)
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
volt meter
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years ago.
start with the power at the pump
Expert:  Clifton B. replied 2 years 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 2 years ago.
hi please rate the service before you go as this is the only way for me to get credit thanks.