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I took it to Pep Boys to be fixed a battery and a fuel pump

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I took it to Pep Boys to be fixed a battery and a fuel pump I picked it up last light drove it 5 miles and it stalled starting smoking and went up in flames. What could have caused it
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: I need to know I'm suing Pep Boys
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2002 Nissan Xterra 4wd
JA: Are you fixing your Xterra yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I took it to Pep Boys to be fixed a battery and a fuel pump I picked it up last light drove it 5 miles and it stalled starting smoking and went up in flames. What could have caused it
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I took it to Pep Boys to be fixed a battery and a fuel pump I picked it up last light drove it 5 miles and it stalled starting smoking and went up in flames. What could have caused it
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Hi Im David thanks for visiting the site. the only thing that could have happened is that they did not connect the fuel lines correctly by locking them into the tabs, which would have caused fuel to spew out onto the exhaust and ignite.

Expert:  david craig replied 30 days ago.

have you determined the cause?

Expert:  david craig replied 28 days ago.

hello???????????

Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 26 days ago.

Do you still require help?

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