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Do i have fuel problem still

I have put 2 fuel pumps in this car that have failed in a weeks time.today i installed third and car will idle fine but will not accelerate.i have checked for gas at engine and it seems to be pumping but if pressure is right i assume is ok.

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    left rear taillight ground ok, all cicuits ok, new pump and filter, gas pressure until the throttle. ignition ok. engine does not start.

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There is probably not enough flow or pressure of fuel to the engine for anything higher than idle.

Have you replaced the inline fuel filter? This sounds like the probable culprit. A clogged fuel filter will cause a pump to fail in a short amount of time.

If the problem's not the fuel filter i'd get the fuel pressure regulator (on the injector fuel rail) checked out.

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