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Old 02-15-2012, 02:34 PM   #1
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help with Jeep. Not starting

I have an 88 YJ, carburetor, inline 6. Just the other day i went out to go to work and the Jeep would not start. It turns half way and acts like its about to start but nothing happens. I changed the fuel filter today. However same problem. Nothing changed. Need help from you guys/gals with Jeep wisdom

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Old 02-15-2012, 06:23 PM   #2
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Maybe fuel lines clogged?

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Old 02-17-2012, 10:18 AM   #7
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Still trying ot figure this site out. Trying to get over to the YJ post
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As long as its turning over I would say its the fuel pump. I had to replace the pump on my YJ and haven't had a problem since.
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Old 02-18-2012, 08:46 PM   #9
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Thanks man. I am looking into that now.
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I would check the fuel pump first.
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Old 03-06-2012, 01:07 PM   #12
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It was the Fuel Pump. Thanks guys... now onto transmission problems lol
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