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Unread 10-08-2010, 10:28 AM   #1
sk8tgk
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Stalls when low on gas.

MY jeep stalls frequently when i have a 8th of a tank or less. Any ideas on what could be wrong with it?

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Unread 10-08-2010, 10:32 AM   #2
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Fuel pump might be overheating when low on gas... Gas has the dual effect of cooling the pump. Might be time for a new one. Might wanna check the fuel pressure to see what's going on.
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Unread 10-08-2010, 10:36 AM   #3
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bad sending unit in the tank? it says you have an 8th of a tank, but really you are empty.

in my YJ, its safe to assume i have an empty tank when my gauge reads half full.
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Unread 10-08-2010, 12:34 PM   #4
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Fuel pump might be overheating when low on gas... Gas has the dual effect of cooling the pump. Might be time for a new one. Might wanna check the fuel pressure to see what's going on.
When my fuel pump went i just could'nt floor it or else it would die.
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