Signs of a fuel pump.breaking down

carguy88
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Asked by carguy88 May 17, 2013 at 11:23 AM about the Honda Accord

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 91 accord acts up sometimes it
runs good n sometimes it acts like if
its running low on fuel n stalls shuts
off n it won't start until I give it gas
can ne one help me out

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tenspeed
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Stepping on the gas pedal has nothing to do with the fuel pump. The fuel pump runs and pressurizes the fuel rail. The gas pedal opens the valve in the throttle body and allows more air to enter. --- Get the codes read at the parts store. Write down the trouble code number and post it here. Someone will advise the most cost effective solution. There may be pending codes that have not lit the CEL yet.

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