Close
Car won't start. not getting fuel. starts with starting fluid but dies in a couple of seconds.
1999 Ford Explorer

Car won't start. Not getting fuel. Starts with starting fluid but dies in a couple of seconds.

(1999 Ford Explorer)
1999 Ford Explorer V-8 5 .0..Seems it is not getting fuel. Will start with starting fluid, but dies in a few seconds.
How long have you had this problem? Just happened
Tags: fuel system problem, ford, explorer
2 answers & 1 comment
Popular Answer
on November 04, 2018
Google > INERTIA SWITCH
Sign in to reply
on November 04, 2018

Listed in owners manual as > FUEL PUMP CUT OFF SWITCH

Good luck!
General Diagnosis
$88 - $111 Learn More
on November 04, 2018
Google > INERTIA SWITCH
Sign in to reply
on November 04, 2018

Listed in owners manual as > FUEL PUMP CUT OFF SWITCH

Good luck!
on November 04, 2018
Once you verify the switch is depressed and not tripped, then check the vehicle for fuel pressure at the engine. If you have no fuel pressure, fuel pump testing will be needed.
Sign in to reply

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
I have had nothing but problems with this car. starting 2 days ago esc off light illuminates every so often and then...
My van keeps shutting off while driving. doesn't sputter or anything, it just dies out. check engine light is not on...