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97 lumina car runs great. today I ran it and when

97 lumina car runs great. today I ran it and when I went to start it it wouldnt start cooled down then I ran it for 1 mile and it wouldnt start again had it towed home it was cooled down and started again. I have no warning lights and its not overheating. It has fuel

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No it doesn't have fuel. What test did you do.? The fuel filter is dirty or the fuel pump is mechanically bound once in awhile.

Posted on May 05, 2010

Testimonial: "Once I got it homeI have been running it and then turning it off and restaring and running it. I have done this about 5 times and took it about quarter mile and back. There hasnt been a problem and now Im worried to take it further thinknig it might stop again."

  • Anonymous May 06, 2010

    As I explained to you ,ocassionally the fuel pump armature will seize up,and stop pumping fuel. You WILL get stranded again. If the fuel pump is 13 years old,just have a new one installed. There is nothing to cool down. It is in the gas tank,nice and cool,as long as you keep at least a 1/4 tank of fuel. You need to have the fuel tank removed from the vehicle and make the repair. There is no computer sensor, to tell you about, a mechanical issue ,with an electrical device.

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