2005 kia optima won't crank


Asked by Aug 16, 2016 at 01:06 PM about the 2005 Kia Optima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced fuel pump and fuel filter and car
won't start, no gas getting to intake, I'm lost

1 Answer


Did you replace the fuel pump relay at the same time? Next check for battery voltage at the fuel pump connector when you first turn on the key, it will only last a few seconds and then shut off, if you have that great then check the ground wire make sure it is clean and tight, if you have both of those and the pump still won't run then you have a bad new pump or messed something up during the install.

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