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Car feels like its not getting fuel....its hesitating and wondering what it could be?

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  • justin_sa501 Jun 01, 2010

    i replaced the spark plug and wires, and i removed the fuel filter and blew threw it...seems like its in good shape...the air filter i took out and can still see light when i hold it up...What about my MAF sensor? or something to do with my timing? I'm still gonna replace the fuel filter..only 45 bucks so no biggen...did an oil change it was pretty black...could it be a sign of my fuel pump going? i thought it works or it doesn't...lol

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I would check the air filter, and replace the fuel filter, if it hasn't been done for awhile. It may be the fuel pump itself. I would do a fuel pressure test. Also, you may be in need of a tune up, plugs and spark plug wires.

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  • James Milzheimer
    James Milzheimer Jun 01, 2010

    I don't think it would be the timing, since the timing is controlled by the computer. You may have a bad MAF sensor, but they are rather pricey, and usually they will set a code. You may want to check the fuel pressure.

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