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1997 Mercedes-Benz E420 Question: engine wont start is it fuel pump or relay and if so where are the located?



Visitor, Stone Mountain, GA, April 19, 2011, 20:25

car has been sitting for a couple months try to start and it just spins. buddy of mine poured gas in carb and it fires right up. I need to know where the fuel pump or relay or fuse is so I can check. no fuel coming out of fuel rail.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, April 19, 2011, 21:33

    Fuel pump relay is next to the battery under the rear seat. The pump is under the car at the rear wheel area, get a friend to crank over the car you should hear the pump buzz as you lay under the car. There is a company that independent auto repair shops buy their information from that the same information inexpensively to do it yourselfers. The information is year make and model specific repair procedures, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... Alldata is very easy to navigate http://bit.ly/AllData_Repair_Manuals_Online Autozone have some popular workshop manuals for free on line once you register (for free) on their website http://bit.ly/autozone_repair_info.
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