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Old 04-11-2009, 04:00   #1 (permalink)
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Hello I have a 2002 Ford Falcon AUIII Sedan and we bought it second hand. It was already converted to run on LPG. It runs fine on LPG but when i switch it to petrol it turns off, I have tried switching it onto Petrol while stationery and while I was moving at around 60 km/h but it just switches off.
I even tried putting the switch in the middle position 1st and then later to petrol but it just wont work.
Can anyone please help me out here.
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Old 04-17-2009, 04:00   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Falcon won't run on Petrol, Only LPG. Please help.

you may find the following may cause your issue;

- Dry Fuel Injectors
- Fuel pump Dry/Failure
- Clogged Fuel Filters
- Lack of power (electrical) to the fuel system

Does your vehicle petrol start or straight gas (LPG) start?
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Re: Falcon won't run on Petrol, Only LPG. Please help.

Gday i've got a similar problem on my xg ute...it wont start on petrol but i can swap from gas to petrol once its running. Any Ideas? Cheers
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Re: Falcon won't run on Petrol, Only LPG. Please help.

sound like first one you have no fuel getting to fuel pump, blocked filter or line. next person I think you have cold start problem on petrol. all dual fuel vehicles should be run on both at least once a week & don't let petrol tank get too low as you will get muck through delivery system.
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Re: Falcon won't run on Petrol, Only LPG. Please help.

yeah i give it a drive on petrol for a good stint at least once a week, runs better on petrol than gas too but i might try some injector cleaner additive next fill.
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