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1990 Chevrolet Celebrity Question: 1985 Celebrity



LoriB, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Omaha, NE, March 22, 2010, 17:35

when I drive and shut off my car it wont restart til after it cools off. The check engine light is on but no codes are stored in it.
I am lost and need some help.

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  • Answer #1

    March 22, 2010, 20:53

    This may be a problem with "fuel vapor lock". This occurs only when you try to start a warm engine, which sounds like your issue. The fuel system should retain some fuel pressure when the engine is hot and turned off, if not the fuel will turn from a liquid into a vapor, and the fuel pump cannot pump vapors, only liguid.
    Have someone check the fuel pressure and the "rest" pressure.

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    Visitor, March 23, 2010, 02:19

    if the check engine light is on and there's no codes stored, you have a bad computer. That is provided you know for a fact that there's no codes stored and not being misled by someone that doesn't know what they're doing.

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