Where is the fuel pump on a 1998?
The fuel pump is in the top of your gas tank… I just did this on my 98 breeze. You have to drop the fuel tank and disconnect all your lines and power connector for fuel pump module in your trunk floor. Best thing to do is get a Haynes Tear down and rebuild manual for your car at an auto parts store.
Can you replace a fuel pump yourself?
Doing the repair yourself is an excellent choice. Replacing your fuel pump isn’t as hard as you might imagine. In most, you must drop the fuel tank, and first drain most gas if needed. Some vehicles have an access panel in the body to get to the top of the tank to remove the assembly without dropping the tank.
How much is a fuel pump for a 1999 Tahoe?
Compare with similar items
|This item Electric Fuel Pump Assembly for 1998-1999 Chevrolet Tahoe V8 5.7L 2-Door Model Only||DWVO Fuel Pump Compatible with 1998-2000 Chevy Tahoe GMC Yukon 1999-2000 Cadillac Escalade 5.7L|
|Shipping||FREE Shipping. Details||FREE Shipping. Details|
What should fuel pressure be on 5.7 Vortec?
The fuel system in your 4.3L, 5.0L, or 5.7L Vortec engine needs at least 50 PSI of fuel pressure to start. The fuel pump produces much more than just 50 PSI of course but the bare minimum the engine needs to start is 50 PSI. Anything less and it will crank for ever before it starts or not start at all.
How can I tell if I have a bad fuel pump?
A damaged fuel pump might make a loud, whining sound that you’ll hear from your gas tank. The pump may also make this noise if you’re low on fuel or the fuel in your tank is contaminated. The normal noise your pump makes is a low hum. Loud whining indicates there is a problem.
How hard is changing a fuel pump?
Installing a fuel pump can be difficult – especially if you’ve got a full gas tank. Plus, because fuel is flammable, the task can be dangerous. If you decide to tackle the job yourself, make sure to take the necessary precautions and have a fire extinguisher on hand.
Is changing a fuel pump dangerous?
Unless you decide to smoke while making this repair, the biggest hazard is the weight of the fuel in the tank. Unless there is an access port in the trunk / loadspace you will likely have to drop the fuel tank to replace the pump.