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It cranks fine, acts like it wants to start then dies when I

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it cranks fine, acts like it wants to start then dies when I go to run. I just replaced the fuel filter, and I can hear the fuek pump run for a few seconds when I go to off like it always did. 1998 astro van I've had since new but now it is rarely used, thanks john
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Customer: it sat for a couple months, started up fine and like a dummy I just pulled it forward to load it up then shut it off. I wonder if I fould the heck outta the plugs by not letting it get up to temperature?
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Roy replied 11 months ago.

good evening my name is ***** ***** I will assist

the first thing I would do is check the actual fuel pressure. the pump may be running but producing no pressure

Roy

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
yeah, that wont happen for a few days, got a busy week at work, plus it'll take a while to get there thanks
Expert:  Roy replied 11 months ago.

your welcome

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Roy