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Vapor lock was far more common in older gasoline fuel systems incorporating a low-pressure mechanical fuel pump ...

What are the symptoms of vapor lock in an engine? | Reference.com

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Vapor lock often causes a vehicle to fail to start after the driver shuts it off for a few minutes. It also causes cars to stall in slow traffic, when the engine tends to ...

What is Vapor Lock? - Airtex

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Nov 20, 2013 ... Vapor lock occurs when the gas in a fuel line turns from liquid to vapor, before it reaches the engine. The first signs of vapor lock are normally ...

Buick is showing classic symptoms of vapor lock - StarTribune.com

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Mar 1, 2014 ... A: I can't recall a better description of vapor lock. .... Q: When the accelerator sticks or something electronically causes a car to accelerate and ...

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Sep 30, 2013 ... Old cars are usually carbureted and experience overheating of fuel lines, thus causing vapor lock. Learn the practical way on preventing this ...
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Jul 30, 2014 ... After cleaning out your carburetor; and checking for adequate spark, compression, and fuel, this may prove to be the answer to the problem.
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Apr 14, 2010 ... In this video Vapor Lock is explained. ... Vapor lock is caused when a suction pump sucks so hard on the fuel in the line that is separates the ...

CTCI - Gil's Garage - Vapor Lock and Electric Fuel Pumps

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Jul 28, 2010 ... If the electric pump is installed in the engine compartment they act as a heat sink which can cause a vapor lock. Electric fuel pumps are ...

Vapor Lock - Rob and Dave's Aircooled Volkswagen Pages

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In summary, following is the cause and the cure for vapor lock - ... Result: Excess vaporization of fuel in the carburetor and/or actual vapor lock in the fuel line or ...

Vapor Lock - Engine Stalling - MTD Main Customer Support Site

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Aug 13, 2010 ... Vapor lock generally occurs when the fuel (usually gasoline) within the ... seasonally or whenever there is reason to suspect that they are dirty.

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How do you fix vapor lock? | Reference.com

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Vapor lock can be fixed by installing insulation on the fuel lines of a vehicle or ... also transfers the heat that is the primary cause of gasoline turning to vapor so ...

Possible Vapor Lock Problem - Maintenance/Repairs - Car Talk ...

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Aug 10, 2010 ... Someone at work mentioned that it could possibly be a vapor lock issue, ... If the gas you use contains ethanol, it can cause vapor lock on a fuel ...

The Cause of Vapor Lock - Bennett Pump Company

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The Cause of Vapor Lock. Vapor Lock is a problem that results from ambient temperatures, vapor pressure of the product and the installation. It is not a ...