I have a 1986 Nissan 300zx that i bought; it turn over but don't start; gas was not getting up tp the fuel filler until I replaced the in tank fuel pump. .

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Asked by Jul 19, 2013 at 05:10 PM about the 1986 Nissan 300ZX Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1986 Nissan 300zx that i bought; it turn over but don't start; gas was not getting
up tp the fuel filler until I replaced the in tank fuel  pump. Now gas is getting to the fuel
filler, but not to the injectors. I check for spark on the spark plugs and that was good. I
sprayed gas in the Trottle chamber and the car will start and run until the gas is uesd up
in the chamber. I need help

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My car was doing that and I found that the battery hadn't yet died, but was on the way. answer: I had the battery replaced.

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How long has car sit without being cranked? Are those the original injectors? If has sit for a while might need to try cleaning them. If they are the original ones might want to replace them. Check wiring to in sure you are getting an injector pulse.

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Find the fuel pressure regulator and give a few taps with a small hammer or the handle of a ratchet wrench, this should hopefully release a stuck or sticky valve

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To my knowledge the car was in someone yard for about 2yrs before I bought it.

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I took the injector assembly off. What is the best way to clean and test them to make sure they work?

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