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2002 Buick Rendezvous Question: my car idle rough when stopped and put in park then died and wouldn't start

 

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hoss7906, Kenton, OH, June 21, 2009, 18:54
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it happend twice in 3 mos but this time won't start but runs if use starting fluid

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, June 21, 2009, 20:43
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    If it starts and runs using starting fluid it sounds like the fuel pump isn't supplying fuel to the engine. The fuel pump is located in the fuel tank. There is a fuel pump relay in the relay box located in the engine compartment (near the washer bottle resivour . 15 Amp fuse #1 in the fuse box engine compartment protects the fuel pump circuit.

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