1990 amigo fuel pump relay problem???


mickeyk7
10-25-2004, 04:04 PM
Car starts and then stalls, but if I have someone "tap" the relay while starting it stays running. I have changed the relay. Could it be the fuel pump?? Thanks

2eyefishclaw
10-26-2004, 10:12 PM
if tapping on the relay helps I cant see where the fuel pump would be the problem sound more like weak current/low voltage to relay or high resistance in the ground circuit

mickeyk7
10-27-2004, 10:18 AM
I'm puting in a new alternator today, I hope this is the anwser...

barteldt
10-29-2004, 03:24 AM
wow i had a similar experience in my 94 2.6 l it died tryed to start and it would start and immediately die had it towed to a shop and it started right up i pulled the relay at home and it does exactly the same thing i did put some new battery cable connectors on earlier so im wondering if this is related but it did turn over and partially start just wouldnt run

mickeyk7
10-29-2004, 01:06 PM
It was the alternator. She's running sweet! :smile:

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