Re: [DML] Help?! Please? Fuel system problem.
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Re: [DML] Help?! Please? Fuel system problem.



I should also add that I previously had a hot start problem maybe 4-5 months
ago, thats when I replaced fuel accumulater, didn't help, then I replaced
Primary pressure regulator washers, also didn't help, then I found some
seepage at the fuel pump line due to the fuel pump hose being loose,   Does
anyone outthere know what bad can happen when you switch the hoses at the
fuel pump.   I am pretty sure that I created the problem when I stupidly
switched these hoses.   I have been struggling with the problem a couple of
weeks now, reading archives, checking everything I can obviously
eliminate.  Any Ideas would be greatly appreciated.

Rodney
3300, 10544.


On 4/9/08, rodrael1 <rodrael1@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>   Hey guys:
>
> Ok here is the story.. two weeks ago I was heading home from work,
> car dies out at intersection, fortunately several guys stop to help
> me push car to side of road. I call AAA, at home I find fuel pump
> is not working at all, I disconnect fuel pump lines, take pump out
> connect it to battery, it works fine. I then find the electrical
> problem with my fuel pump relay, it is not getting current, I find
> the short, fix the bad connection, viola!,, fuel pump works, I
> reconnect the fuel lines to the pump, but car doesn't start, I try
> several times, then I realize that I stupidly connected the lines
> backwards, the return line to the fuel pump output. OK so I reverse
> the connections, and car starts right up.... BUT... I now have the
> infamious hot start problem, I figured maybe I screwed up the
> accumulator, so I have an extra one around so I swap it out, still
> same problem, I check fuel lines at the pump, nice and tight, no fuel
> seepage out to loose pressure, ...
>
> I am at wits end.... car starts cold, car starts if you rapidly
> stop then start, but not if you let it sit 15 minutes or so..
>
> Any Ideas?
>
> THanks,
>
> Rodney
> 3300, 10544
>
> 
>


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