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Think it is a fuel pump relay problem

97 ford taurus will start and run for a good distance (2-3 miles) then will shut down sometimes will start back sometimes won't. any suggestions????

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  • rernardmoon Nov 23, 2008

    how do i do that????

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    Do you know for sure the engine loses fuel pressure when it stalls out? Make sure

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On the top of the engine U will see a metal tube that is the fuel supply to the fuel injectors, it has round sockets that fit over the tops of the fuel njectors, on that rail is test port, it looks like a metal valve stem, you will need to hook up a fuel pressure test guage to that test port, you may be able to borrow one from Auto Zone or Kragen auto free, hook it up and drive the car until it stops then see if it has fuel pressure.

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