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1990 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Question: my olds will not start but will grind over then run a while but you can't drive

 

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fugate49, 3.1L V6, Bays, KY, May 02, 2012, 15:02
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this car will not start but it will grind over but if you spray starter fluid in the breather it has started but you can not move it when you give gas it dies

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12976 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper May 02, 2012, 15:37
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    CK FUEL PRESSURE YOU MAY NEED A FUEL PUMP

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    fugate49, May 16, 2012, 21:26
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    ck the fuel pressure it starts at 40 and then bottoms out,some say i need a new fuel pressure regulator also what do you think thanks for the heads up

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    spheremkr May 02, 2012, 20:53
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    You more than likely have a bad fuel pump. Located in the fuel tank. Replace the fuel filter at the same time.

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