Have a diesel 207 car will start for a few sec then cuts out
2008 Peugeot 207 manual

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Prod0007
Driver
2 points

Problem added: Mar 3, 2013 (8 years ago)
207 will start for a few seconds then cut out once u have primmed the fuel up with hand pump it starts and runs like a dream with out a problem. Once it seats for an hour or two the same thing happens u have to prim it to start. Had a chap put it on a tester came up with low pressure to rail can anbody help or any suggestions what to try next many thanks Prod

Car details
Car: Peugeot 207
Variant: manual
Model Year: 2008
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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paulieone
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1,786 points

Mar 3, 2013 (8 years ago)
You might need to replace the fuel pipes from the pump to the filter and to fuel rail.
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paulieone
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1,786 points

Mar 3, 2013 (8 years ago)
Air is getting in to the lines which is the cause of the low pressure reading
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whittingehame
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19,216 points

Mar 3, 2013 (8 years ago)
^ x 2
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Prod0007
Driver
2 points

Mar 8, 2013 (8 years ago)
legend if u having got anything to offer then dont respond x2 to u
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paulieone
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1,786 points

Mar 10, 2013 (8 years ago)
Let us know how you get on please its good to have feedback
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JAMES A G
Driver
2 points

Jul 27, 2016 (4 years ago)
fitted new filter, pump is working, cannot find leak in pipes, it fires but wont run, did run for a while but starts cutting out, but now will not run

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