I think it's my fuel pump but I'm not sure?

Asked by Jun 06, 2014 at 04:00 PM about the 1999 Ford Explorer 4 Dr Eddie Bauer 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 99 explorer and recently
it's been stuttering when I try giving it gas.
And a slight knock every once and awhile

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When is the last time you changed the fuel filter? My daughter's 2003 experienced the same problem a few months ago. She had never changed the fuel filter, I changed it and all was ok. For info purposes, when I removed the old filter and turned it over to drain the gas, the fuel that came out was black.

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