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My 2010 Kia Cerato won't start after changing the fuel filter

After changing the fuel filter, my 2010 Kia Cerato 1.6-litre does not want to start.

This could be a coincidence whereby your maintenance was timed perfectly with something else going wrong. But if we assume that the new fuel filter is what has caused the no-start condition, then the first thing to check is that you've installed the filter in the correct orientation. Many filters only operate in one direction. Install it backwards, and the fuel may not flow at all, which would give you the symptoms you're now looking at.

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