'90 240DL - runs for a few seconds, dies

Discussion in 'Volvo 240' started by Mark Price, Aug 11, 2003.

  1. Mark Price

    Mark Price Guest

    Our 1990 240DL's engine problem has gotten worse. Previously, it was
    running lean and hesitating. Check engine light came on, the codes
    that it gave indicated a lean condition. After driving it awhile
    longer, it is now at the point that when starting it up, it will run
    for 2-3 seconds and then die. It will start right up again, but only
    running a few seconds before dying. I have replaced both fuel pumps
    and fuel filter. I tried unplugging the hose on the fuel pressure
    regulator. What else should I check?

    thanks

    Mark
     
    Mark Price, Aug 11, 2003
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    Mark Price Guest

    AMM was bad. got one for $75 from a junkyard

    Mark
     
    Mark Price, Aug 11, 2003
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    volvowrench Guest

    by Volvo89_240wagon dropped his wrench, scratched
    his head and mumbled,
    Air mass meter, current SAE designation = MAF, mass airflow sensor.
     
    volvowrench, Aug 13, 2003
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