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2003 Audi A4 Quattro

When I turn the key the car starts and then immediately the engine stops. I have to push the accelerator as I am starting it to get it to keep running. Once started the car has no problems running. I am thinking its a bad fuel pump???

off hand it sounds like it needs a new fuel filter. possibly a failing fuel filter.

you could take it in to have the fuel pressure checked. ???

check engine light on?

Can you tell me why you would just guess at a very expensive part, rather than put a fuel pressure gauge on it and measure the fuel pressure?
Any novice mechanic can do it.