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Fuel problems idles but putters out in gear

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  • dayday_yahwe Jan 14, 2009

    how do you check fuel pressure? cause it idles in nuetral but cuts out in drive

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    there is a fuel pressure test port on the top of the engine in the fuel supply line to the injectors, it is like a tire valve but metal, u will need to buy a fuel pressure test guage to access this port, about $20 at any Kragen or Autozone parts store, do u have a EFI V8?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    what is the fuel pressure reading? Any trouble codes?



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Check 4 vacum leak, if none found replace the idle air conrol valve

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