Fuel pump problems

Asked by Sep 09, 2007 at 11:10 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet Suburban C1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1997 Chevrolet Suburban which initially had a fuel pump problem so a friend of mine changed it and now I keep blowing 20 amp engine fuses under my hood.I bought a chiltons owner manual and now believe I have a fuel sensor problem. Can you help me?

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Hi 1_lakerfan, Unfortunately, you may have to disassemble the work that your friend did when the fuel pump was replaced. This may be the only way to confirm that he didn't crimp, shave or fray a wire during the process. Good luck!

How do I install a fuel pump from a 1996 Chevy suburban onto a 2003 Chevy suburban we cut a hole in the floor for a easy access panel n I need help hooking the fuel pump and installing it

I had a mechanic bit dude took off after being paid never coming back after starting please help walk us through it

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