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Old 09-01-2011, 11:40 AM   #1
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Help with wifes car?

The car is a 1998 Grand Prix GT that has some issues. Issues like how she doesnt take care of it, and rusted up peice of junk is a good way to describe it. The only thing that is good about it is the strong running motor. I was driving it this morning and the low fuel light came on and was on E. But the night before my wife said it was on about 1/4 of a tank, and had 100 miles to E on the computer. It wasnt parked on any inclined surface in a safe apartment complex, so IDK about someone syphoning the gas. Any ideas? Also I did not detect any puddles on the ground either.


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Old 09-01-2011, 12:30 PM   #2
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Fill it up and track the mileage...most likely the float in the tank is messed up. I know a lot of people with older GMs and have the same problem.
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Yeah, that's why they force you to replace the whole fuel pump module instead of just the pump. They don't make them like they did in the 80's. LOL
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Yeah, I'm not paying more to upkeep the car than the actual worth lol ill take it to the scrapyard first
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