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How long does it take to change a fuel pump in a car?


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2009-12-14 17:16:40
2009-12-14 17:16:40

Depending on what kind of car. I can change the fuel pump in my 66 ford p/u in 15 minutes.

The time required to change the fuel pump depends upon the location. Some late models have the fuel pump located in the fuel tank. This requires a trained person.


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It will take a skilled mechanic approximately 5 hours to change the fuel pump in your 1991 Mercury Cougar. It can take a novice mechanic much longer.

Take it to the dealer because the pump is in the fuel tank.

U can have the fuel pump and fuel filter both changed in bout 1:30 and thats taking ur time.

It is inside the fuel tank, an experienced mechanic can replace it in about 2 hours.

Fuel pump is in the tank, take to dealer or be adventerous and do it yourself

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I was able to remove and reinstall my fuel pump in my 540i in about an hour.

Take the gas tank down to get the pump out as it's inside the tank.

gotta take out the fuel tank cause it goes inside it

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Take the old one out and put the new one in. Located in the fuel tank.

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First you take out the back seat and you should have a plug in the middle you take that out and the fuel pump is right there. I suggest buying a Chilton book for it and it should tell you the proper way to take it out.

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