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Old 09-12-2011, 02:16 PM
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something diffrent every week!

so after replacing ingnition switch,pos battery cable and running fine for a few weeks the thing wont stay running! the only way i can get it to start is if i floor the gas pedal and then it runs like crap and the whole dam car shakes almost like water is in the gas i have no idication of rpms while its running and the check engine light flashed for a bit then stop but still comes on.

would you say its the fuel filter casue thats what im leaning towards?!
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also i hear the fuel pump turning on and starter is fine... im almost 99% sure im getting spark cause it will run with the gas pedal floored its just not getting fuel

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Our 94 acted similarly and it was a bad fuel pressure regulator. Fuel was leaking past the diaphram down into the intake. This put it in a flooded condition and required you to mash the pedal (open throttle body) to get it to fire. This was after we replaced the fuel pump, fuel filter, and TPS. It ran fine for a week following those replacements ... then the regulator crapped the bed.
Pull the vacuume lines of the regulator ... if there's gas there ... it's bad.

BUT ours ran fine once it started and stumbled for a minute. The regulator only made it hard to start.
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thanks for the reply am gonna give that a try! just went out and started right up was running a little rough gave it a little gas ran rough then started running fine put 5 gal of 90 in it and a bottle of iso treat and runs again maybe water in the gas?

now my belt squeals like a pig just changed it 3 weeks ago! should i tighten it back up? or is a bearing going bad, its also raining out and the squeal will stop after it revs up a lil
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thanks for the reply am gonna give that a try! just went out and started right up was running a little rough gave it a little gas ran rough then started running fine put 5 gal of 90 in it and a bottle of iso treat and runs again maybe water in the gas?

now my belt squeals like a pig just changed it 3 weeks ago! should i tighten it back up? or is a bearing going bad, its also raining out and the squeal will stop after it revs up a lil
New belts stretch some after they are installed. Plus with the rain it will make it worse. I'm sure if you check the tension it will be a little loose.
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how long has it been since your fuel filter has been replaced? When I got my 89 the fuel filter looked like it hadn't been replaced ever. I was just a pile of rust that the fuel went threw on its way to the injector. I replaced that and my hard starting issues went away.
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On the fuel filter just bought the car in July been on my list of things to do will get to it soon tho! Tightened up my belt and the squeal went away! Thanks guys for all the help!

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