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My 1991 pontiac 6000le is having a fuel or air flow problem.

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my 1991 pontiac 6000le is having a fuel or air flow problem. it acts like i am choking it. it also gets just the right temp outside and it acts normal for awhile then back to the same problem.
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: yes it is a gas hog, but no starting problems.
JA: What is the model of your '91 Pontiac?
Customer: 6000 le
JA: Are you fixing your 6000 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i am. replaced the sensor in air filter(which seam to help a little. also changed temp sensor, dynamic pcv module, map sensor.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not at this time.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pontiac
Expert:  Ricardo Hohl replied 1 month ago.

Hi welcome to just answers my name is ***** ***** you done a fuel pressure test?... if the engine light turns on have you read the codes? is it a 4 or 6 cylinders engine?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
no, i have not checked fuel pressure. engine is a T 3.1 MFI OHV 6 cylinder.
Expert:  Ricardo Hohl replied 1 month ago.

OK you need to do a pressure test before we continue OK. Get back to me when you get a reading if you need help to know how just let me know.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i will have to talk tomarrow. i am not in a handy place right now.
Expert:  Ricardo Hohl replied 1 month ago.

no problem just get back to me tomorrow any time you are ready . thank you.

Expert:  Ricardo Hohl replied 1 month ago.

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