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Calibra C20XE Redtop motor.
Broke down the other day.Recovery arrived and told me the fuel pump was gone.So i replaced it.Car started but only ran for about 5min.Checked the pressure in the rail,ok.
Then i replaced the fuel filter.Now i have pressure in the rail but no fuel.What have i missed,anyone?
 

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attie said:
Calibra C20XE Redtop motor.
Broke down the other day.Recovery arrived and told me the fuel pump was gone.So i replaced it.Car started but only ran for about 5min.Checked the pressure in the rail,ok.
Then i replaced the fuel filter.Now i have pressure in the rail but no fuel.What have i missed,anyone?
Have you put the filter on the wrong way? there is an arrow that points - should point in the direction of the petrol flow- arrow away from the pump
 

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the relay powers up the injectors, part of the ecu, the fuel pump, idle control valve, and fuel tank vent valve.

so it may be linked, like ross said.
 

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yep i got what you're saying but if the pump is working surely the rest should be working.
 
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