Is the fuel pump suppose to run all the time or do it cut out

Asked by Mar 16, 2017 at 03:02 PM about the 2006 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Fuel pump running all the time

1 Answer

17,745

Runs for a few seconds at the time you turn switch to on position to prime and build pressure. Then goes off until it needs to build pressure again after its cranked. So yes it does cut off when there is pressure enough to crank it.

Your Answer

Ford Escape Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    5,540
  • #2
    Bratts
    Reputation
    2,980
  • #3
    kbro
    Reputation
    1,670
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Edge
832 Great Deals out of 48,138 listings starting at $2,900
Used Honda CR-V
906 Great Deals out of 55,003 listings starting at $1,007
Used Ford Explorer
815 Great Deals out of 63,294 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota RAV4
905 Great Deals out of 60,619 listings starting at $1,690
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,032 Great Deals out of 81,326 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Fusion
1,116 Great Deals out of 77,144 listings starting at $1,299
Used Ford Focus
779 Great Deals out of 54,313 listings starting at $1,495
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
940 Great Deals out of 71,552 listings starting at $995
Used Ford F-150
2,229 Great Deals out of 182,698 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
259 Great Deals out of 14,283 listings starting at $1,475
Used Kia Sorento
468 Great Deals out of 30,533 listings starting at $1,955
Used Jeep Patriot
345 Great Deals out of 15,776 listings starting at $2,395

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Escape For Sale
530 listings starting at $24,047
2017 Ford Escape For Sale
113 Great Deals out of 52,245 listings starting at $13,995
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
100 Great Deals out of 3,599 listings starting at $10,995
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
170 Great Deals out of 5,191 listings starting at $7,995
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
311 Great Deals out of 9,827 listings starting at $7,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.