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Causes and cures for vacumn lock on gas tank. Recently

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Causes and cures for vacumn lock on gas tank

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

Recently replaced fuel pump,if left alone for 24 hours will run for a few minutes than stalls out out will not restart

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

98 olds bravado,also relplaced fuel pressure senser

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 98 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes by myself, replaced fuel pressure and MAP

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Am getting fuel to intake

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Oldsmobile
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Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
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hi im cesar jimenez and i will be assisting you today..

have you tested the fuel pressure??

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
no
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
fuel pressure was not checked
Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
 replied 5 months ago

please check fuel pressure

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
key on engine not running,57 psi
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
also when pump replaced ran good for about a week before issue can up
Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
 replied 5 months ago

have you tried putting the fuel pressure gauge and starting it and when it stalls see if pressure goes down before it stalls

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Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
 replied 5 months ago

hi just checking up on you. please remember to rate me on my services thank you

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
couldnt help the delay, work took me away.no I havent fully tested pressure what does it mean if it drops?
Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
 replied 4 months ago

- fuel regulator

- fuel lines, fuel injector poppet valve lines (leaks)

-fuel pump

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
thanks for the assist
Oldsmobile Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
 replied 4 months ago

thank you and please remember to rate me on my services

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