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Fuel problems new fuel filter, fuel pump works,starts and runs for 10 seconds, then dies,

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  • dannyraywhit Aug 14, 2008

    tks drcool tryed till battery run dwn twice DR

  • dannyraywhit Aug 14, 2008

    tyvm fixed it with a 5,00 can of throttle body sprsy


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Have you tried it a couple of times, maybe it will take a while for the fuel to fill up the filter and goes to the injectors. you could have left some air in the fuel lines that is why the engine would die right away after running. it is starving of gas.

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Posted on Aug 13, 2008

  • francis rivero Aug 14, 2008

    was there any "check engine " lamp turning on?

    does every time you crank it, itwill start for 10 seconds then dies down?

    please let me know,

    tnx, drcool

  • francis rivero Aug 15, 2008

    ok..that's good...its just a throttle problem.

    tnx 4 using fixya...



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