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1997 Chevrolet S10 Question: ignition issues



hammer29, 4.3L V6, Spring Hill, FL, November 17, 2010, 09:01

I have an s-10 that runs for about 5-10 seconds and then shuts off. I have checked the fuel pressure and it is at about 50 pounds so I know its not fuel. could it be the ignition module or something electrical?

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    November 17, 2010, 09:10

    it is the fuel pump. the pressure needs to be 58-62 lbs. i am surprized it runs with 50 lbs.


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    hammer29, November 17, 2010, 12:30

    are there different fuel pressure settings for the same 4.3litre engine in a different vehicle say an astro van with the same engine?

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