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Stalling around right turns

If I'm on the highway, or getting on or off a ramp that curves right, or even sometimes when I start a right turn at a stop light, the fuel cuts out... if I keep my pedal to the floor, it wont die, but when I complete the turn, fuel comes on strong and car starts bucking...so I have to play w/ it to get it to smoothly round a corner. Only happens when tank is less than half full. replaced fuel filter and checked operation of fuel pump. No wires being pinched by steering.

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  • 93ford Dec 15, 2008

    I have a similar problem. i have a 93 ford escort...just replaced the fuel pump but suspect that some rust may have ended up in the tank. car was running well and then suddenly would stall when making right turns, especially when accelerating around those turns. have not yet replaced the fuel filter, and i'm not sure that's the problem. does anyone have any suggestions?

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IT'S OK this kind of car do not like when the fuel tank is emty .i have the same problem but it safes the fuel pomp from over heating 

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