[DML] Re: Fuel pump Buzz/Hum and engine cutting out briefly
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[DML] Re: Fuel pump Buzz/Hum and engine cutting out briefly



When this happened how much fuel was still in the fuel tank? This
symptom usually indicates a problem in the fuel tank. Mostly
noticeable when the fuel level is low. Common reasons include a dirty
fuel filter in the tank, incorrectly installed parts, an old, soft
pick-up hose than either collapses under vacuum or kinks. The pick-up
hose may also have a hole in it and is sucking air when the level gets
low. If the pump is noisy all the time (even when the fuel tank is
full) the fuel pump is due to be replaced.
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Kevin Abato <delorean@...> wrote:
>
> So, driving back from DCS on Sunday, my car lost power on the
highway 2-3
> quick times, then the engine kicked back in (almost like inertia
switch cut
> in/out 2-3 times real quick)
> 
> I traveled another 45 minutes, and it happened one more time about
10 miles
> from home.   I made it home, and noticed that my fuel pump was
> "Whining/buzzing/humming" quite a bit.   I have never heard this before.
> 
> Is this the overheating problem?  Do I need a new fuel pump?   What
kind of
> lifespan should I expect?
> Or am I barking up the wrong tree?
> 
> Kevin Abato
> Vin# 16680
> www.grenexmedia.com
> 
> 
> 
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
>



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