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I will be driving down the road and the car shuts down.The doors unlock and 2 secs later the car just shuts off. About 3 weeks ago They replaced my fuel pump. It did it once right after I got the car back, Then here and there it would but now it is doing it a lot. Oh I lifted the hood and found a small cap a little larger than a tire valve cap. and a plce in the middle of the manifold that looks like it is missing a cap. Looks like a large tire valve.

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That valve that you seen is to your fuel rail and may have to be bleed. So it sounds like when you had a fuel pump problem during that time you were getting air in your fuel system. After replacing the fuel pump they did not properly bleed your fuel system to the correct pounds of pressure.

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