The Fuel Pump May Fail Causing the Engine to Stall or Crank Over But Not Start on Pontiac Montana

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump. 

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 155,446 (108,000–235,680)
Engine affected: 3.4L V6
7 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2005
18 people reported this problem
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Some times when I try to Star the engine and it doesn't startex I pumped the gas and after several tries the engine may work...
Motor turns over but will not start, sprayed starter fluid in intake starts and runs well cut off its the same process I need help
Happened after one of the tires went flat, completely unrelated I know, but now it won't start. It will crank-and, at times, not stop trying to crank.