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All you need to do is put your keys in the ingnition and turn it so your console comes on with all your warning lights( turn twice the key that is but don't turn the engine on. nor turn it over. and if you her a humming noise the fuel pump is fine it may be someting else. if not the fuel pump is dead and you will need a new one.)

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