How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Eric Your Own Question
Eric
Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager
Category: Pontiac
Satisfied Customers: 30570
Experience:  20+ yrs. experience as repair shop manager and technician.
3195632
Type Your Pontiac Question Here...
Eric is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

2000 pontiac grand am se: fuel leak..fuel rail..comming..vaccum

This answer was rated:

I have a fuel leak at the end of what seem's to be a fuel rail. the leak is comming from sometipe valve operated by vaccum. this is on a 2000 pontiac grand am se with a 2.4 in it. I cant aford to take to agarage at this time. im hooping someone can tell me what part this to get since we caint drive it.

Hi,

 

that should be the fuel pressure regulator:

 

graphic

 

Close-up of fuel pressure regulator:

graphic

 

 

they run about $35-45 at any parts store.

 

 

Replacement procedure:

 

graphic

 

 

In order to relieve the fuel pressure, loosen gas cap, then remove the fuel pump relay(located in the fuse/relay box located in the engine comartment) and crank engine for 3 seconds

 

relay ID:

graphic

 

Eric and 5 other Pontiac Specialists are ready to help you