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Help Las Vegas...89 460SEL won't start

My friend is in the middle of a mess with a Benz she bought in great shape
She got it 10 mo ago and parked it. She started it and it quit. When starting
fluid was sprayed into it started then died out...seems like it isn't getting
gas...what could the problem be...she doesn't have a computer so I told her
I would ask??? She can't get it anywhere cause it won't run and she needs
needs some great ideas on what it could be.
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I think she has a 420SEL. Search the w126 forum. Where was she spraying starting fluid? This model is fuel injected.

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It could also be a 560...

She needs to take it to a shop and have the fuel system pressure tested.
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