Citroen C5 Won't start

2003 Citroen C5 Problem

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CarCitroen C5 20lt diesel hdi auto
Year2003
OwnerEddie5679
Posted14/02/2018
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Hi my problem is my car won't start I'd been out in it all morning parked it up for about an hour came back out to it and it won't start its turning over fine it fires for a split second but unfortunately that's it I had a mobile mechanic look at it but he's got no idea no fault codes coming up please as anyone got any ideas.
Kind regards
Eddie
Problem Category
Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain


Solution 1
1/4drive | Auto Insider | Since: Jun 2011 | Posts: 25 | Fixes: 1738 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

With these my usual first suspect is a faulty injector.
It needs an injector leak back test done.


Posted on Thursday 15th of February 2018
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Eddie5679 | Driver | Since: Feb 2018 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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OK thank you for the reply and suggestion I will have that checked out and hopefully that will be the problem.
Kind regards
Eddie.


Posted on Thursday 15th of February 2018
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Solution 2
paulieone | Driver | Since: Aug 2009 | Posts: 4 | Fixes: 1590 | View Garage
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Its possible that the cambelt tension is a bit loose so there is no synchronisation between cam and crank


Posted on Sunday 18th of February 2018
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Eddie5679 | Driver | Since: Feb 2018 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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Thanks everyone its fixed the problem was a faulty wire to the pump in the tank. Regards
Eddie


Posted on Sunday 18th of February 2018
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Solution 3
paulieone | Driver | Since: Aug 2009 | Posts: 4 | Fixes: 1590 | View Garage
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nice easy fix


Posted on Monday 19th of February 2018
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