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I have a 99 sunfire ...the car had been sitting for 8hrs pull out and it dies

(1999 Pontiac Sunfire)
in Anderson, IN on December 10, 2011
i had been at work so the car had been sitting .... i pull out of the parking lot and just out of the blue it dies on me its like i was giving it gas and it didn't want to go and then dies so i stop the car start it back up and a little bit later i give it gas and again it acted like it was going to die i was giving it gas and its like it didnt want to go so i pulled over waited a min. and took off.... does anyone have any ideas
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on December 10, 2011
You need to have the fuel pressure & volume checked. I suspect you have a bad fuel pump. Don't guess test.
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on December 10, 2011
THANK YOU!!!! I will have that done... i have heard of a pressure check but what is a volume check??
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