1989 240dl station wagon. Recently passed Smog and car was running fine. now 10 days after smog test I parked it went back out the next morning and it would'nt start.

Asked by Sep 09, 2012 at 11:26 AM about the 1989 Volvo 240

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the engine turns over but no ignition. its making a noise behind the glove box that was never there before.  I know its not much to go on but it  might make sense to an expert. thanks

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The noise is the fuel pump relay. Either the relay failed or the wired connections are bad. You can remove and take the replay apart and check the solder for a fault connection. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-AtL_8ugdnE

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