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Cranks will not start

Had fuel pump installed. Was on interstate and car just died and would
not start. Mechanic says the fuel sensor is bad, the pump was
burned because it only had about 1 gal of gas, gauge showed half
tank, fuel line split, no replacement on market, has to make fuel line from parts supply. cost for repair 950??????

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  • williamnmngr Jul 30, 2009

    Work has been done and final price was $925.00. the fuel pump, fuel line, and fuel sensor was replaced. i now have a fuel pump assembly that I can't return because the mechanic that installed it did not guarantee his work. I learned a big lesson from all of this, don't get work done trying to save money because if you don't have a guarantee, you may lose more than you are trying to save. Thanks for your info.

  • Bruce Hathcock May 11, 2010

    Have him order one from a junk yard. Jeeze I can build a engine or trasmisson for that price.



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Get a second opinion! Sounds like your guy might have cut corners to save money or labour. You might get stuck with this one, sorry to say.

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