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Old 10-02-2012, 10:53 AM
jamie323i jamie323i is offline
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1997 323i wont start

hi peps new to the forum. 1st of all my names jamie an have 323i auto 1997 .right heres the problem came home last night just about on the driveway and it cut out and wouldnt fire.so in the morning had a look to see what was going i have a spark ,engine turns over and and can the here pump working .put a pressure gauge on via the shrader valve on the injection rail fuel pump pressure is 40psi when key turnt to 2nd postion when cracking hits just under 50psi say 49psi . the wierd thing is it will try to fire when i relese the pressure out the of test guage and let flow to a bucket .b but nothing when my finger realesed of the guage port any ideas cheers jamie
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