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Gallagher99, Senior Vehicle Technician
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Experience:  SVQ LEVEL 3, QAULIFIED FORD SENIOR TECHNICIAN , ATA REGISTERD ,12 YEARS EXPERIENCE
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I've got a 54 plate Mondeo that won't start, it starts with

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Hi, I've got a 54 plate Mondeo that won't start, it starts with a bump start but when its sat for a while it won't go, it seems to be a fuel pressure problem its diesel and had a new management system fitted plus new injectors, it was running fine but as of 2weeks ago it won't fire up its a 2ltr diesel
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 year ago.

Hi there good afternoon to you and sorry for the delayed response ,
My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you today

Ok is the engine cranking fast enough when turning the key

Does the glow plug light flash when attempting to start vehicle

What is the fuel pressure on crank

Was the 2 injectors fitted new ford injectors and why were they replaced

Has fault only happened since replacement

Does the vehicle fail to start everytime or is it more when engine is warm

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello, the engine seems to turn over fast, it has a new battery fitted, aint seen the glow plug light flashing, don't know what the fuel pressure is, engine only fires on a bump start then starts ok for a while but when its been sat a couple of hours it wont start again, after last years MOT it would not run at all so a fitter changed the injectors still no joy ended up changing management unit, they had the car for 6 months after that it ran fine, just MOTed it and it wont start again, its as if there is no fuel pressure.
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 year ago.

Hi there thanks

Ok have you had a fuel leak off test carried out

Can you check the glow plug light to see if it's flashing on crank

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Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Had no fuel leak of test and glow plugs don't flash on crank