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Mar
8
2018

How Much Does it Cost to Replace Your Fuel Pump?

How Much Does it Cost to Replace Your Fuel Pump? When you have a failing fuel pump, the first question you may be asking is how much a replacement will cost. You came to the right place. Here,...

Jan
4
2018

The Most Common Suzuki XL-7 Fuel System Problems

The Most Common Suzuki XL-7 Fuel System Problems Have a hunch that your Suzuki XL-7’s fuel system isn’t quite right? Let’s see if we can help you pinpoint the problem by...

Dec
22
2017

The 2 Most Common Infiniti QX56 Fuel System Problems and How to Fix Them

The 2 Most Common Infiniti QX56 Fuel System Problems and How to Fix Them Fuel system problems can be some of the most frustrating car issues you’ll experience. If you own an Infiniti QX56...

Nov
16
2017

How To Clear A Clogged Fuel Line

How To Clear A Clogged Fuel Line A fuel line regulates the flow of fuel. Occasionally, a fuel line can get clogged up with rust and/or deposits from the gas tank. If you’re dealing...

Nov
3
2017

How to Accurately Diagnose a Bad Fuel Gauge

How to Accurately Diagnose a Bad Fuel Gauge Are you thinking you have a faulty fuel gauge, and you’re not sure where to start diagnosing the issue? We’ll help you identify the...

Oct
19
2017

Can You Rebuild an Electric Fuel Pump?

Can You Rebuild an Electric Fuel Pump? Wondering if you can rebuild an electric fuel pump? You’re not alone. Back in the ol’ days, before the first electric modern fuel pump was...

Oct
6
2017

How to Check Your Fuel Pump Voltage in 7 Steps

How to Check Your Fuel Pump Voltage in 7 Steps If your fuel pump has insufficient pressure and flow, don’t be so quick to throw it out. It doesn’t always mean that the pump is...

Sep
19
2017

How to Clean Your Fuel Tank

How to Clean Your Fuel Tank Your gas tank is dirtier than you think. It’s loaded with contaminants from: The fuel you put into it Dust/dirt in the air Corrosion of your...

Sep
7
2017

How to Clean Your Fuel System Before Replacing Your Fuel Pump

How to Clean Your Fuel System Before Replacing Your Fuel Pump Did you know that there are millions of particles floating around in your fuel tank? Most of these contaminants are harmless enough...

Aug
17
2017

What You Need to Know About Replacing Your Chevy 5.7L Fuel Pump

What You Need to Know About Replacing Your Chevy 5.7L Fuel Pump A part of GM’s Gen III Small Block engine family, the 5.7L engine powers Corvettes, Camaros, Pontiac Firebirds, and other...

Jun
15
2017

5 Ways to Protect Your Car From Gas Thieves

5 Ways to Protect Your Car From Gas Thieves Fuel is such a valuable resource that people steal it. We’re not talking about elaborate heists pulled off by terrorists or even...

May
18
2017

Is Your Fuel Pump Buzzing? Here's What You Need to Know

Is Your Fuel Pump Buzzing? Here's What You Need to Know A buzzing or humming sound coming from the fuel tank area of your vehicle is typically a tell-tale sign of a failing fuel pump. However,...

Apr
20
2017

Just Filled Up? Here Are 7 Ways to Get the Most Mileage From Your Tank

Just Filled Up? Here Are 7 Ways to Get the Most Mileage From Your Tank Mohammad Ali might as well have been talking about fuel economy when he said "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee."...

Mar
16
2017

Does My Late 80s F-150 Need a New Fuel Tank Sending Unit?

Does My Late 80s F-150 Need a New Fuel Tank Sending Unit? The fuel tank sending unit on a vehicle, including a Ford F-150, is a simple but relatively delicate item. The sending unit works by...

Feb
3
2017

Mercury Cougar Fuel Pump Replacement - How to Save

Mercury Cougar Fuel Pump Replacement - How to Save One Mercury Cougar owner from Orland Hill, IL said they had to have their fuel pump changed along with some other fuel-related issues....

Jan
8
2017

Fuel Pump Failure Symptoms

Fuel Pump Failure Symptoms If cars could talk like KITT from the show Knight Rider , we'd have no problem diagnosing fuel pump issues. Instead of pulling engine codes or reading sensors,...

Jan
2
2017

Ford Thunderbird Fuel Pump Replacements - Costs and How to Save

Ford Thunderbird Fuel Pump Replacements - Costs and How to Save The Ford Thunderbird is legendary. As Ford's first foray into the luxury segment, the T-Bird set a standard for the sport...

Oct
20
2016

What Does It Cost To Replace a Fuel Pump?

What Does It Cost To Replace a Fuel Pump? As a broad range, fuel pump replacement for any vehicle can cost anywhere from $50 to $700, depending on the vehicle, the geographic location, and the...

Oct
16
2016

Does Your Fuel Pump Keep Failing? Here's What You Need To Check

Does Your Fuel Pump Keep Failing? Here's What You Need To Check There are a handful of reasons for fuel pump failure that are not related to the pump itself, especially if the failures are...

Sep
15
2016

4 Things You Can Do To Make Your Fuel Pump Last

4 Things You Can Do To Make Your Fuel Pump Last The best way to keep from having to replace your fuel pump - a pretty big expense - is to maintain it. Most fuel pumps are made to last a...

Aug
31
2016

Ford Ranger/Mazda B Series Fuel Pump Replacement Costs - How to Save

Ford Ranger/Mazda B Series Fuel Pump Replacement Costs - How to Save The 1997 Mazda B2300 is one of the models known to suffer from fuel pump issues. The Ford Ranger/Mazda B Series...

Aug
23
2016

Figuring Out if a Fuel Pump is Going Bad

Figuring Out if a Fuel Pump is Going Bad If your fuel pump stops working, your car will stop moving, plain and simple. As an essential component of any vehicle with an internal combustion...