Question about 1989 Ford Taurus
Test also the vacuum system, and connect a code reader to car PCM module
ATD Tools 5657 Deluxe Vacuum/Fuel Pump Tester Kit
Check also the EEC relay in fuse box, it may be failing shortly after starting, cutting power to the pump.
Here OBD1 code readers, standard OBDII readers wont work on this car:
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Also test the distributor coils, ensure that there is power to the injectors. Check the air intake, and if there is air intake temp sensor replace it.
Posted on Apr 16, 2009
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