car won't stay started in gear

Asked by Feb 11, 2015 at 02:57 PM about the 2001 Ford Focus ZX3

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

it was running fine then I got caught in snow bank and it won't stay started in gear now. I really need help diagnosing this thing. battery didn't go dead, no check engine lights, didn't dislodge fuel pump I am out of ideas I really need to have help with this so that I can go to work tomorrow and not lose my job

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if you hit it hard there is a fuel cuttoff relay should be in back of car google it and reset

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