my 1989 ford mustang wont stay running starts then dies

Asked by May 20, 2015 at 12:15 PM about the 1989 Ford Mustang LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

355

check fuel press at injector rail theres a fitting that looks like a bike tube,push down on the pin like letting air out,you should get sprayed when you turn the key on,if not could be bad fuel pump

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
23,595

Its probly your throttle position sensor. Is it a 5.0 or a 4 cylinder?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1993 ford mustang runs than dies 1 answer

    i have a 1993 ford mustang lx with a 2.3l it starts easy but dies as you let go of the key, but if you hold the key on it stays running only when the starters ingaged but the starter grinds because it...

    1993 Ford Mustang LX Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • I have 2000 Mustang GT that won't stay running 3 answers

    After work today I got in my car and started it up ,it ran for a second then died,started it again then died again after it ran for a second,so I checked under hood nothing appeared to be disconnected...

    2000 Ford Mustang GT

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • why wont my engine start if its warm? 6 answers

    when I run my 1987 5.0L and shut it off it wont start and stay running unless I wait almost a full day. the car turns over, fires right up then bogs right down. wont even idle for a second. what would...

    1987 Ford Mustang LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Help with a 1965 Mustang with a 200 inline 6, will not stay running. 4 answers

    Ok I recently bought a 1965 mustang with a 200 inline 6, I have replaced the carb, fuel pump, new distributor, points and button. I have checked for vaccum leaks and have seen none. It will start up a...

    Ford Mustang

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1989 ford f-150 wont stay running? 5 answers

    My truck is running and idling REALLY rough. Every time I start the engine, it will turn over but then it reves into the high 2000's for RPS's and then drops to nothing and dies. If I want to keep i...

    1989 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Ford Mustang Questions

Ford Mustang Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,060
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,230
#3 Bob Beaman
Bob Beaman
Reputation 1,100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
279 Great Deals out of 38,301 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Corvette
179 Great Deals out of 20,807 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford F-150
2,700 Great Deals out of 212,349 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,369 Great Deals out of 37,821 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000
Used Honda Accord
814 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899
Used Honda Civic
668 Great Deals out of 77,419 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Mustang For Sale
22,023 listings starting at $18,999
2016 Ford Mustang For Sale
55 Great Deals out of 3,890 listings starting at $16,999
2015 Ford Mustang For Sale
47 Great Deals out of 3,273 listings starting at $14,995
2014 Ford Mustang For Sale
43 Great Deals out of 2,859 listings starting at $9,499