THINK I GOT SOME BAD GAS?

  • Tiny
  • esmalls74
  • 1998 Mazda MPV
  • 187,000 miles

I have a 98 mazda mpv. I think I got some bad gas Friday. The motor cuts out when driving. It will accelerate fine for a while then start cutting out again. Can you help me solve this problem?

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 1:14 AM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Start with a fuel pressure check.

Roy

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 1:18 AM
  • Tiny
  • esmalls74
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How do I do that?

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 1:24 AM
  • Tiny
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You can rent a gauge at a parts store and you can follow the directions with the kit.

You can also have a shop check it for you.

Roy

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 1:27 AM
  • Tiny
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What if thats not the problem?

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 1:45 AM
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Start there

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 10:02 AM

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