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New battery installed-car won't start

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Old 08-11-2013, 11:47 AM
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Just installed a new battery in my 04' S80 T6-now the engine turns over great, however the car will not start. Any ideas? Thanks.
 
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Old 08-11-2013, 11:57 AM
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check fuel pressure as the first step. how old are your spark plugs? ive had a problem on p2 s80 with fouled plugs not starting the car
 
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Old 08-12-2013, 05:03 PM
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I just had the fuel pump replaced by a dealer under a recall, and I installed new plugs a few weeks ago. Any chance the security system has shut the ignition down when the battery was removed? The car was running good before replacing the battery-since it was the original battery, I thought it might be a good idea to replace it before winter. Thanks.
 
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