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2002 Buick LeSabre Question: is 4 or 5 psi less fuel pressure enough to cause a po171 code

 

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amhlc, Binghamton, NY, September 15, 2013, 16:51
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checked fuel pressure,only at 44 psi so I changed fuel pressure regulator. now it's at 50 psi. my car calls for 53-59 psi. only regulator I could find is rated for 50 psi. is this difference enough to cause a po171 code

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    goodguy September 15, 2013, 20:56
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    yes it doesnt take much of a fuel pressure drop to cause problems if it still not running right then clamp off the return line and see if the pressure goes up

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