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The engine starts and cut off, The battery is new and ok,

Customer Question

The engine starts and cut off
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: The battery is new and ok
JA: What is the model/year of your Cadillac?
Customer: 2002 escelate
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Have check the fuel pump by turning the ignition on and the pump will run for a short time and go off while the ignition is still on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I want to know weather if the ignition is on the pump should run continues
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Amedee replied 13 days ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  Amedee replied 13 days ago.

I am very sorry your having this issue with your vehicle.

I will try my best to answer all of your questions.

However, before we get started, please let me mention a few things.

1. If at any point you would like to speak on the phone, please feel free to request a phone call on your end and I can call you right away.

2. If you dont understand any technical terms or anything that I mention (component tests or theory or operation), please let me know and I will provide you with a more in debt explanation or answer.

3. Please understand that I am here to help you any way I can.

Expert:  Amedee replied 13 days ago.

To answer your question, NO, the fuel pump should not run constantly with the ignition on.

Expert:  Amedee replied 8 days ago.

Hello there!

I am just checking in to see how things are going and to see if you need any further assistance?

If so, please let me know as I will be happy to help.

Best Regards,


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