Toyota MR2 MK1

Asked by May 10, 2019 at 11:36 AM about the 1987 Toyota MR2

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Non start after standing for two years. Spark but no fuel at filter, Couldn't hear
pump. Changed pump which you can now hear running but still no fuel at filter.
Good cranking speed. Has a spark but nota huge one. Help.  Pete

1 Answer


If the car sat for two years, fuel has thickened and not just in the tank. It's throughout the system and you need to get all of it out. Depending on where the car sat, you could have corrosive damage in electrical parts from moisture build-up that block current flow; a car needs to be run regularly to warm it up and get rid of moisture. I think you have a lot of work ahead of you.

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