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#1 (permalink) Old 12-03-2011, 10:54 PM
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can anyone help,my 1988 320i will not start,winds over fine,cannot smell any fuel,was fine yesterday,could it be the pump,or electrical?
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First I would check fuses and relays then pull a spark-plug out and test for a spark and smell of fuel in that cylinder! We'll take it from there mate...


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320i not starting

found blown fuel pump fuse,replaced,still no start,pulled pump out of fuel tank,hooked battery up ,but nothing,guess this is my problem?
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sounds like it pump probably failed internally and blew the fuse
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320i not starting

all fixed guys,pump located in tank,failed&blew fuse,new pump&away we go,cheers
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