not getting gas is their a fuel sensor

Asked by Feb 04, 2014 at 04:07 PM about the 2001 Mercury Sable LS Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a ford mercury sable i checked fuel shut off in trunk its good fuel filter is good fuel pump not pumping is their a fuel relay or sensor i can change

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Turn key on. Get under it and hit the center of the gas tank with a hammer.If it kicks on replace the pump.

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there is a relay and a fuse to the circuit , you can try that too

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99 times out of 100, it's the fuel pump module.

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I'm having same problem I changed pump still not starting

have a 2002 mercury sable. it runs and starts but when gets to half a tank will not turn on. its like the car is thinking it is empty. any suggestions?? have spent so much money on this car. I have replaced the sensor. will check the fuel switch in trunk later.. might be fuel pump?

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