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1990 Volkswagen Golf Question: what are the cause of no fuel going to the engine? engine not starting.

 

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ebans777, Las Vegas, NV, April 30, 2012, 08:47
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fuel pump seems ok you can hear noise,but never check fuel filter,fuel distributor, fuel pressure and fuel regulator

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13005 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 30, 2012, 11:50
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    PUMP MAY BE RUNNING BUT NOT BUILDING ANY PRESSURE. CK FUEL PRESSURE TO START WITH THEN GO FROM THERE

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    ebans777, April 30, 2012, 12:31
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    usually what is good fuel pressure on this car? tnx

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    globalhelper, April 30, 2012, 12:36
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    36 LBS OF PRESSURE AND SHOULD HOLD 26 LBS WHEN KEY IS OFF FOR A MIN

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    ebans777, May 01, 2012, 19:40
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    40 lbs pressure and that should be good enough, next maybe regulator and cold start?

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