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Why wont my truck start. ( Its actually an 87)

(1990 Ford Ranger)
in Charlottesville, VA on July 16, 2012
I have 87 ford ranger 2wd 4cy 5 speed. 177000/ runs great most of the time. cut of while driving the other day, turns over but wont crank!! what could it be? already replaced coil...
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on July 17, 2012
Need to check for fuel pressure could be fuel pump has failed. First, check inertia switch (fuel cutoff switch) to make sure it did not trip. The switch is located passenger side under the carpet, under the dash and the toe-board to the right of the transmission hump. Turn vechicle off and press the button. Then cycle your vechicle ignition several times to repressurize the fuel system about 5 seconds each time. Then try to restart.
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