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It turns over but wont start. Started having this problem

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two weeks ago last night...
It turns over but wont start. Started having this problem two weeks ago last night I went to the store then it would not start up. then came back and it started right up
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: yes I have not really corroded
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 1996 ford f-150 v8 5.0l
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes i replaced the spark plugs, i bought a new fuel filter.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I replaced the front fuel tank fuel pump last month
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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago
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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Is the check engine light on?

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Have you had it scanned for codes?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No check engine light is not on
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No codes
Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Do you have a fuel pressure gauge?

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Have you checked fuel pressure when the problem is happening?

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

The ignition module inside the distributor is a common problem as well for this.

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Hello again Dan here,

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This question is coming up on 7 days which means it will time out and close.

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