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Old 06-06-2013, 05:54 PM   #61
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Thanks for the help guys.Took 2.5 hours had to cut 2 skid plate bolts other than that it went smooth.

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Old 06-08-2013, 04:47 PM   #62
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Well today I noticed it took the jeep about 3 to 5 secs to start.Its been firing rite up.Is this normal?It happened after I took it for a ride then it sit an hour then it happened. Other than that seems to be fine.

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Old 06-11-2013, 09:44 AM   #63
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The 2 to 3 sec wait to start works most of the time.
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Old 03-24-2014, 01:02 PM   #64
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Ok, I don't usually like to resurrect threads but my issue doesn't really warrant a new one. Regarding my wife's '97 TJ 2.5; I had started the process of diagnosing a no-start condition and I had determined successfully that it's getting spark.

I moved on to the step-by-step (as mentioned above) of diagnosing the fuel pump. First off I did it myself and had my neighbor listen, too, and there is no audible sound coming from the tank. The fuel pump isn't making any noise at all, that I can hear. I did the relay switch-around and determined that the fuel pump relay was good. I got back to the harness connector at the tank and realized I've misplaced my multimeter. Being that it's almost time for me to leave for work, I hooked the harness back together and, just to see, I tried to start it once again. A few times it might have fired once or twice and then went back to just cranking over. I tried once while holding down the accelerator and it started, rand and idled fine.

My question is, should I still continue to diagnose this? Is it still possible that the fuel pump is bad? Could I have a pump that's only working some of the time? Just low fuel pressure? To make sure I wasn't crazy I pulled the fuel pump relay out while it was running and it started dying within a second or two.
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Old 03-24-2014, 01:41 PM   #65
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measure rail pressure
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Old 03-30-2014, 11:27 AM   #66
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It's one of the ones that doesn't have a Schraeder valve on the fuel rail. Being that I'm not in a position to spend $50 on an adapter just to be able to measure fuel pressure is there anything else I can check?

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