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I have 2005 town and country minivan that will not start, It does turn over though. What can I do to check if the fuel pump does not work? if I use gas or starting fluid into the intake it will fire.
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Welcome to JA my name is Mark.

If the engine will fire and briefly start by using starting fluid, then that in itself confirms the engine is not getting fuel.

In the underhood fuse box, fuse #17 is for the furl pump, so make sure that isn't blown. Also there is a fuel pump relay there as well. Swap the relay with another and see if that helps. If both of those are good, then you'll need a fuel pump, barring a wiring issue between the relay and the pump.

Hope that helps, let me know if you need anything further thanks.

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