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Sitting in parking lot car Running hour left parking lot

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Sitting in parking lot car Running for half hour left parking lot quarter mile car stopped running would not start new fuel pump one year ago
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: Yes cranks but won't start
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: I broke down in west virgina after driving Florida keys the car was running for five hours before shutting down car has 6.0 with 116000 and well maintained
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: Only if I can heading for Canada vacation stuck in w virgina no mechanic until monday
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Cadillac Mechanic should know about your Cadillac?
Customer: Can't think of anything new cAp wires plugs and belt
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 months ago.

can you hear the fuel pump turn on when you turn the key to the run position?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Hard to tell i think it is fuel pump even know its a year old just the way it shut down just looking for alternativves
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 months ago.

likely its fuel pump try whacking the bottom if the fuel tank a few times with a hammer or even your tire iron..sometimes a good jolt the fuel ump will wake them up

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
10. 4 will do
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 4 months ago.

let me know

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