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Fuel problem I have a 1998 dodge Caravan and for some reason after the van runs for about five minutes the fuel line is blowed off the connection point where it goes to feed the fuel rails underneath the car. I just installed a new fuel filter to make sure it was not bad but did not help.

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  • b762mmfmj Mar 13, 2010

    I just recently did did two dodge van and the problem is the fuel pressure regulator is going bad in the tank. What happens is the pump puts out more pressure then the system needs so the regulator opens and closes to keep correct fuel pressure.You are having a intermitant proble and the pressure regulator is not opening and blowing the supply line off.

    What I suggest you do is go to autozone, advanced auto or equiv and get a complete fuel sending unit which consists of pump,regulator and fuel indicator I just priced one they are about 160.00 dollars. BUT WHATEVER YOU DO DO NOT JUST BUY THE REGULATOR IT IS 90.00 DOLLARS ALONE AND THAT NEW REGULATOR PUTS PRESSURE ON OLD PUMP AND WHAMO YOUR FUEL PUMP GOEW BAD trust me I learned from experience

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Check your fuel return line back to the tank that it isnt blocked or kinked

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