My engine died while driving down the express way. Tried to restart/j it but just cranked. Got a tow next day just rapid clicking from starter solenoid. Battery@ 11.8 volts, fuel ok..what caused this?

Frankencutty
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Asked by Frankencutty May 05, 2014 at 11:22 PM about the 1987 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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munron
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Sounds like a failed fuel pump to me although it could definitely be other things, but I'd start there.

Frankencutty
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Fuel pump is half a year old

Frankencutty
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Turned out to be a bad ignition coil

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