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I have a 93 honda shadow 500 it ran good for 80 miles at first then I put more gas in it and it ran for another 80 miles and started messing up I found rust in the tank and cleaned it and thr fuel filter I also saw that it has a fuel pump can it be cleaned and how much psi am I suposed to have

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The fuel pump does not have to be cleaned, just run some clean gas through it. Hopefully the filter caught the majority of the rust as it is "upstream" of your fuel pump.

You only have about 2-3 psi from the fuel pump.

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A few things things immediately come to mind.

There may be a problem with the engine controller. You could check the ODBII onboard diagnostics. Auto part stores will usually do this for you at no cost.

When you pulled the ones that were/went bad, how did the filters look? Could there be particulate matter still in the tank causing them to fail.

I always put this one off until last. Check the injectors. Are they gummed up?

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