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Unread 01-24-2013, 09:31 AM   #16
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did you check fuel pressure?

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get, borrow, rent a fuel pressure gauge - i had a similar issue, though with mine it would start cold fine and ran fine until I shut it down - then it would not start again until the engine was cold again (crank strong but still wouldn't start)

once I checked leakdown and determined there was zero fuel psi right after shutting it down, and only 30psi while running, I figured out my fuel filter/regulator (mopar) had crapped out .... changed the fuel filter and problem solved - correct psi while running, and holds steady long after turning it off


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Unread 01-25-2013, 02:36 PM   #17
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The crank sensor was from jeep main dealers

I am looking at fuel pressure this weekend so will keep you posted
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Unread 01-29-2013, 03:19 AM   #18
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Ok done fuel pressure test and reading 51 psi constant not jumping.
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Unread 01-29-2013, 07:21 AM   #19
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and it holds pressure after shutting the engine down? (leakdown)
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Unread 01-30-2013, 08:11 AM   #20
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Ok fuel pressure drops down to 48 when ignition turned off then slowley drops to 42 when i restarted car it stayed at 42 did not go up to 51.

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Unread 05-11-2013, 01:33 PM   #21
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Did you ever figure out what the problem was? I have the same model with 4.7L V8 having the same stalling symptom when reaches running temp.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 11:19 AM   #22
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Changed fuel pump and filter but still have the same problem...... Car maybe going to scrap yard if I don't get it sorted soon its been over a year now
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Unread 05-27-2013, 03:10 PM   #23
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I have replaced the battery, fuel filter, verified all my grounds are good and done the hose clamp trick that others have posted about on the PCM to apply more pressure to the 3 PCM inputs. My Jeep WJ (02 Limited 4.7L) has proven itself to be poorly made between the faulty window cable units (3 replaced so far), the air conditioner blower module (replaced this spring), the heater coil that I had to pull the whole dash to replace, blown speakers, broken seat warmers and now this stall problem for a modern vehicle with ~105K miles on it. I'll keep my 84 CJ-7 that has largely been bulletproof but wont be buying anymore Jeep products again. Mine will be likely replaced with a Honda Pilot this week. I'm tired of the stalling putting myself and my family in danger out on the road.
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Unread 07-18-2013, 06:17 PM   #24
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Still need help

Ok so now I have replaced the fuel pump all the relays including the asd one and still stalls when it warms up.
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