what if fuel switch needed to be reset or what symptons do you have


Asked by Apr 02, 2014 at 03:58 PM about the 2004 Ford Focus SE Wagon

Question type: General

when does the reset on fuel switch be used

10 Answers

Tom Demyan

Car will crank and not start, you will Not hear the fuel pump prime when you turn the key.

9 out of 9 people think this is helpful.
Tracy Hooks

The fuel switch as you call it, is also known as an Inertia switch, Impact Switch or Fuel Cut-off Switch. It's purpose is to shut off the fuel pump in the event of an accident (impact). The only time one would need to be reset is when the car has been in an accident or someone deliberately tripped it. They can go bad but seldom do.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
Christopher Honeycutt

How to reset after an accident turn over but not start

13 out of 13 people think this is helpful.
Juan Lopez

just push the button..you will hear it click...if not hit it with something this will trigger it...after that just push the buttom down

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.

My 2005 ford focus will start but shuts off

8 out of 8 people think this is helpful.
Carol Abbott

where is the rest button for fuel pump?

28 out of 28 people think this is helpful.

my 2005 ford focus tdi where is inertia switch location?

16 out of 16 people think this is helpful.

Where are the seven answer's

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Willie Ranso

Where is it

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Lance Webb

its on the wall near floorboard on passenger side on right side

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Need help with electrical problem 35 answers

    I will try to make this as detailed as I can. I’m driving down the freeway at 40 mph in a bad snow storm. I turn on my lights and I loose my entire dashboard. Odometer, speedometer, gas gauge, ever...

    2003 Ford Focus SE Wagon


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Ford Focus 181,000 miles! Help please! 1 answer

    More recently, the car started jerking when trying to go 55-60 mph, but we got a new fuel filter and that seemed to fix the problem. I know we need new brakes, and we just got 4 new tires on the c...

    2000 Ford Focus SE Wagon


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Ignition Switch / Starter Fuse keeps blowing. 8 answers

    I own a 2002 Ford Focus, 2.0l SPI engine. 5-speed manual trans. Recently bought from a friend's parents, with nothing wrong with it other than the clutch. I cheated when replacing the clutch, and comp...

    2002 Ford Focus


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why wont my car start? (Electrical issues? Need wisdom-Ford Focus 2000 standard motor-) 8 answers

    My car doesnt start at all and has not for weeks. One day my battery light came on ,and the next day im driving it down the interstate and cluster in the dash went out, my lights began to dim(it ...

    2000 Ford Focus LX


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Ford Focus ZTS 2.3L with Auto Transmission 10 answers

    My son has a 04 Ford Focus ZTS 2.3L with 90000 miles on it that the automatic transmission started going out two days after he bought it. We are trying to figure out for sure if it is something mechan...

    2004 Ford Focus ZTS


    Maintenance & Repair


Looking for a Used Focus in your area?

CarGurus has 56,709 nationwide Focus listings starting at $1,495.


Search Ford Focus Questions

Ford Focus Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,200
#2 dandyoun
Reputation 850
#3 Su'ad Barakat
Su'ad Barakat
Reputation 780
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic"
1,146 Great Deals out of 59,092 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Fiesta"
255 Great Deals out of 17,150 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,407 Great Deals out of 67,100 listings starting at $1,295
Used Mazda MAZDA3"
458 Great Deals out of 24,653 listings starting at $1,981
Used Ford Mustang"
731 Great Deals out of 41,065 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Escape"
1,721 Great Deals out of 93,978 listings starting at $788
Used Honda Accord"
1,255 Great Deals out of 78,694 listings starting at $1,400
Used Toyota Camry"
1,587 Great Deals out of 98,372 listings starting at $895
Used Hyundai Elantra"
831 Great Deals out of 50,802 listings starting at $1,995
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
648 Great Deals out of 32,280 listings starting at $1,200
Used Volkswagen GTI"
120 Great Deals out of 6,235 listings starting at $2,900
Used Nissan Altima"
1,343 Great Deals out of 87,463 listings starting at $1,095

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Ford Focus For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 23,902 listings starting at $9,370
2015 Ford Focus For Sale
257 Great Deals out of 6,449 listings starting at $8,975
2014 Ford Focus For Sale
393 Great Deals out of 8,103 listings starting at $5,900
2013 Ford Focus For Sale
212 Great Deals out of 4,693 listings starting at $5,479
2012 Ford Focus For Sale
171 Great Deals out of 4,609 listings starting at $3,995