97 dodge laramie fuel pump question

Asked by Nov 20, 2016 at 06:27 PM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Ok guys im just going to come out with it my trucks
fuel pump is out took it out hooked to neg pos
battery it worked but wasnt working in the tank so
what im wondering is there anyway that i can just
install a electrical external pump its a. 5.9 so if i
could what brand or fuel psi should i get any help
would greatly be appreciated god bless

1 Answer

7,495

You can but why not just fix the problem with the original. Place a voltmeter at the end where pump connects and trace voltage back to fuel relay. Turn key on and see if you can hear the relay kick in

Your Answer

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Dan Connell
    Reputation
    6,480
  • #2
    pudgybear
    Reputation
    6,300
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    5,710
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,579 Great Deals out of 199,176 listings starting at $1,300
Used Dodge Ram 2500
161 Great Deals out of 5,079 listings starting at $2,200
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,013 Great Deals out of 66,364 listings starting at $2,495
Used Toyota Tacoma
584 Great Deals out of 45,038 listings starting at $1,790
Used Dodge Dakota
87 Great Deals out of 3,679 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Mustang
596 Great Deals out of 36,387 listings starting at $899
Used Dodge Ram 3500
82 Great Deals out of 2,209 listings starting at $5,750

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 1,367 listings starting at $6,995
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 1,077 listings starting at $5,990
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
67 Great Deals out of 1,532 listings starting at $3,000
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
30 Great Deals out of 1,394 listings starting at $2,788
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
62 Great Deals out of 1,328 listings starting at $2,994

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.