WAS DRIVING TO WORK AND LOST POWER BUCKED LIKE ...

  • Tiny
  • RCBJR
  • 1994 Nissan Sentra
  • 176,000 miles

Was driving to work and lost power bucked like it was out of gas it's not picked up ran ok for 5 miles lost power bucked and this time it dies would not restart had it towed home and this AM it starts and runs fine it has done this twice now

Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 6:48 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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When it doesn't start again, you need to check for spark and fuel to the engine. One will be missing.

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 6:54 PM
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  • RCBJR
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WHEN IT WOULD NOT RESTSRT IT WOULD TRY TO BUT RAN AS IF OUT OF FUEL SPIT AND SPUTER KIND OF

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:04 PM
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  • RCBJR
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COULD A PLUGED FUEL FILTER CAUSE THE FUEL PUMP TO OVER HEAT OR SOMETHING TO THAT AFECT

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:08 PM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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IT could. You should check the fuel pressure.

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:29 PM
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  • SloopyLopez
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RCBJR - Did you resolve this issue? Because I am having the exact same problem with my '94 Sentra, and it has just about the same total mileage on it too.

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 11:58 PM

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