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93 suburban starts the dies out like its running out of

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93 suburban starts the dies out like its running out of fuel. new pump but friend did not change screen
also pump was connected backwards at first that's whem I got invoved
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you

what engine do you have?

do you have a fuel pressure test gauge?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

does it estart as soon as it dies?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
5.7 and yes but no pressure tap for connection
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

you would need to put a "t" at the filter to connect a gauge

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
looking at injectors you can see spray is good when it starts then weakens immidiatly
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
is the tee something available at local parts store
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

sorry i lost the internet,,are you there?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

The T comes with most fuel pressure test gauge sets

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

these must have no less than 9psi at all times,,we need to make sure that the fuel pressure stays up after it dies or if the fuel pressure is the probem

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

tell me,,does it restart easy after it dies?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

are you there
?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hang on
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

ok