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Dodge Neon Gone bad

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12-03-03, 05:40 AM   #1  
Dodge Neon Gone bad

I have a question when i am in the process of driving my 1998 doge neon, for no obvious reason my mileage seems to drop and even if i push the gas the car still doesn't go anywhere so i have to quickly pull over to the side, but the car never shuts off. i have no idea when this could be from doe anyone have any idea??
I am at my wits end!!!

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12-03-03, 06:09 AM   #2  
How many miles?

Last tune-up, fuel filter, etc

Sounds like a clogged fuel filter

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12-03-03, 07:11 AM   #3  
wits end?

why are you at your wits end? Has anyone tried anything to solve your problem? I'm with larry...sounds like a fuel delivery problem and the filter is the most abused and under maintained part in the fuel system...post back and give us some more info

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12-03-03, 10:07 AM   #4  
I have done 2 or 3 of these in the last few months and they were all fuel pump problems. The filter is in the tank on this and it gets clogged and burns up the pump.

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12-03-03, 10:22 AM   #5  
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You might bear in mind, the in tank fuel pumps rely on gasoline to keep it cool, dont run your gas tank less than 1/4 all the time. More than likely this low fuel problem has been the demise of many fuel pumps. I dont know if this is just an un written rule or not, but it is true.

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