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Wont start but cranks, was running 30 min pryor parked and

Customer Question

wont start but cranks
JA: Have you checked the engine's fuel supply? And the spark plugs -- are they all working?
Customer: was running 30 min pryor parked and come back and just cranks was getting fuel when I checked gas line
JA: What is the model/year of your MINI?
Customer: 06 h3
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes and not much was just seeing if this is a easy button fix or bigger problem seems like it has a common thing with the hummer
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no not that I know of
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. I’m Ron and I’ll be helping you
Before we get started though, Please understand that I don't know
your skill level or tools you have to assist us. Also understand that
I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the vehicle either, so patience is
appreciated. JA is a great Q/A site, but it does NOT replace a
repair shop.
My goal is to make you happy and get a great rating in return for
my time. Sometimes I have to give you bad news that I know you
didn’t want to hear, so please don’t shoot the messenger.

You need to test the actual fuel pressure with a gauge. Also, check for spark at the plugs with a spark tester. Keep me posted.

Thanks, Ron