Olds Cutlass Ciera

Tiny
ANTHONYLAWSON35
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  • 1991 OLDSMOBILE CIERA
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 194,000 MILES
My 1991 olds cutlass ciera ran out of gas when I put more in it ran for about 5 minutes and died now it just cranks over I changed fuel filter I was told maybe coil pack
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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 AT 1:02 AM

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Tiny
BMRFIXIT
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Have to check for spark and fuel pressure
let me know what missing
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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 AT 1:24 AM
Tiny
WRENCHTECH
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In tank fuel pumps are cooled and lubricated by the fuel in the tank. When you run a car out of gas, it pumps a lot of air through the pump which overheats it and causes some severe wear and many times, failure when they cool off.
You will need to use a fuel pressure gauge to verify this
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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 AT 1:30 AM

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