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95 Buick Fuel Pump, or Filter?

A couple of times a month my car won't start. It will be running fine and I'll go somewhere. And when I'm ready to leave, the car won't start. It cranks like normal, but won't start. But after waiting an hour or two, it starts up like nothing was ever wrong. This has been getting progressively worse, and now it will just die while driving. I've been told it may be the Ignition coil(?), but how difficult is this to replace, and is it expensive? Or is it that the fuel pump maybe going out? Or how about just the fuel filter? I would like to start with the cheapest solution first.

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  • cpl_overby Sep 04, 2008

    I think it is a DIS,
    Where, and how do I find this "crank sensor"?

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Do you have a dis system(direct ignition system)? If you do it is probably your crank sensor. If you don't it could be your ignition coil or distributor. You could tap on the crank sensor while starting this could help.

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  • Robert Dunlap Sep 08, 2008

    it is near harmonic balancer and looks like a miniature shaft with a plug in it.

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