why is my 02 Hyundai elantra shutting down on me?

Asked by Sep 09, 2016 at 11:12 AM about the 2002 Hyundai Elantra

Question type: General

Shuts off when driving,let sit and it will start back up, chug
then shut off ,start after 30-40 minutes,same process! Tried
crank sensor, still does it. Help!!!!!

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Almost sounds like the fuel pump. As it gets hot it may start to loose it ability to make adequate fuel pressure. Then when it cools down it then can make enough pressure to operate the engine. Then when it gets hot again. The cycle repeats

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