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2001 Huyndai Sante Fe has check engine light on for about a

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month, last 5 times I've...
2001 Huyndai Sante Fe has check engine light on for about a month, last 5 times I've gotten gas, it's very hard to start and only way to start it is by pressing gas lightly and then revving the engine to keep car from stalling.
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: stays on
JA: What is the model of your '01 Hyundai?
Customer: Santa Fe
JA: Are you fixing your Santa Fe yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: not fixing myself, checked the cap and made sure it was tight.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Hyundai
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Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago
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Hi . Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. what is the code?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No code yet, not been checked.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
car just died and won't crank back up.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
hello?
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

is the starter engaging?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No, does nothing when I try to crank.
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

is the battery dead?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No, windows, radio, lights work
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

will it crank in neutral? have you tried a jump?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Won't crank in neutral.
Haven't tried a crank, battery is not even a year old.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Brand new starter & alternator too
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

is it clicking or anything?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No, when I turn key to start just noise comes from key in the ignition
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

can you try a jump?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I will try
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

let me know

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Trying now
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Won't crank
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

u have a test light?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

well next step is to see if the starter is getting power a test light is the easiest way

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok, waiting on tow truck niw
Hyundai Mechanic: eauto, The Car Guy replied 1 year ago

ok

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