Re: [DML] DeLorean died and will not restart
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Re: [DML] DeLorean died and will not restart



Martin,

Yesterday I met a DeLorean Owner (before my DMC broke
down) about a mile from wherre my car broke down.  His
car yesterday exhibited the same symptoms as mine as
he couldn't get it started no matter how much he
cranked the cold engine.  Talk about coincidence...
about fuel pumps jamming, what causes it Debris in the
tank??   I just had my tank cleaned by Don at DeLorean
in CA a year ago and all hoses and the fuel pump were
replacced with bbrand new parts

-Chris & 6453

p.s. I'll check the car first thing tomorrow 

--- Martin Gutkowski <martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> It must be Karma. A customer's car did that to him
> last night too - 
> jammed fuel pump. Check if you can hear it running,
> and if it's not 
> something silly like the inertia switch or
> connections to it. I just 
> forwarded your mail to him so he could feel slightly
> less annoyed about it!
> 
> Martin
> 
> Christopher Mack wrote:
> 
> >Hello all,
> >
> >My delorean died last night while I was driving it
> and
> >I could not get it re started.. the engine cranked
> and
> >cranked but no start... The engine had been running
> >for less than 5 minutes.   I am thinking the
> problem
> >is fuel related and not ignition related because I
> >would think if the fuel side of the engine was
> >working, wouldn't I smell gas??  I did not smell
> any
> >gas regardless of how much I cranked the motor..
> also
> >I checked the #7 fuse for the fuel pump and it was
> ok.
> > What next do you recommend I do?  check the RPM
> relay
> >and inertia switch??  IF anyone knows a possible
> >solution to my problem please let me know.
> >
> >thanks in advance
> >
> >-Chris
> >#6453
> >
> >
> >  
> >
> 
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