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I have a 96 S-10 that occasionally just quits running. It

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Hi, I have a 96 S-10 that occasionally just quits running. It will start up soon after. It acts like something shuts off the fuel pump. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

Hello, it could be either the fuel pump relay or oil pressure switch as both control the fuel pump and do commonly fail after some years. Both are affordable and fairly simple to replace. If you could tell me the 8th character of your VIN I can give you replacement info.