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Drew, Super Mazda Tech.
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Experience:  19 yrs. experience. Mazda Senior Certified Tech, with Ford, Linc. & Merc. experience. ASE L1 Advanced Certified Master Tech.
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I was driving and the motor turned off., thought it was the

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i was driving and the motor turned off., thought it was the fuel pump, so i got another one still it cranks over but dont start
JA: What is the voltage at the battery?
Customer: i killed it trying to start it
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2000 mazda b2500
JA: Are you fixing your Mazda2 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: replace the fuel pump, checked fuses
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: im far from home in a tiny town of 500 people, i need advise and dont have a lot money
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  Jerry replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome. My name is ***** ***** you for visiting the site, I am reviewing your question and will reply shortly, thanks.

Expert:  Jerry replied 9 months ago.

Do you hear the fuel pump come on for 2 seconds when the key is first turned on?


Do you know what the fuel pressure is?


Have you checked for spark at the plugs?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
There's no pressure in the fuel line and the fuel pump is not coming on
Expert:  Jerry replied 9 months ago.

I see, thanks. Do you have power for a few seconds, (or while cranking) to the dark green/yellow wire at the inertia switch? (fuel cutoff switch) when the key is first turned on?