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It starts runs but push the gas it dies

The car has sat for a long time the lady i got it from said the fule pump was out so i stated with the simple things relays that fixed that then the water pump was leaking real bad so i put a new one on it ran fine for a day then started to cut out like there was no gas in the tank, so naturally i check everything gas, hoses, things like taht then it dies on the hwy like i stated befor it starts runs til i push the gas then it dies i wanna say a sensor problem but i dont wanna tear the car apart if that aint the problem

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Well...the lady might just be right because when you step on the gas that's when 35 to 45 lbs of fuel pressure is essential. Have someone with a fuel pressure gauge check that first. Replace the fuel filter just for nthe fun of it.

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Most likely the fuel pump. Or your injectors need replaced.

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