Where is the fuel pump shut off switch on this car?

Asked by May 22, 2007 at 12:03 AM about the 1997 Ford Escort

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

This car has a switch that shuts off the fuel pump when the engine is having problems, does anyone know where that switch is?

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Not 100% positive, but the Fords are either usually on the driver side in the trunk, or in the foot well on the passenger side on the right behind a small panel.

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passenger side in the trunk. you'll see a little hole to the right.

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