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03-12-2012 07:50 AM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by blu3jeep View Post
Well Im about as far from you as possible while still being in the same state(south of Buffalo) I changed out the pump assy awhile back as I was having issues with the pressure valve on the top of it. Pump was still working fine thats why I kept it
Haha, I guess that's not gonna work... I ordered a new one last night, and paid for 2 day shipping... hopefully it gets here 2m or weds
03-12-2012 06:29 AM
blu3jeep Well Im about as far from you as possible while still being in the same state(south of Buffalo) I changed out the pump assy awhile back as I was having issues with the pressure valve on the top of it. Pump was still working fine thats why I kept it
03-11-2012 09:34 PM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by blu3jeep View Post
Where in NY are you? I kept the old assy out of my 04, and if you can harvest a piece to help you you can
I'm in Westchester... what do you mean? You have a fuel pump? Cus I'm pretty sure I need the whole thing as the part that I broke is part of the whole molded top plastic piece

thanks!
03-11-2012 09:23 PM
blu3jeep Where in NY are you? I kept the old assy out of my 04, and if you can harvest a piece to help you you can
03-11-2012 06:39 PM
jstone326 No, it looks like this...

http://info.rockauto.com/getimage/ge...42-1&width=450

and the pump looks like this

http://info.rockauto.com/getimage/ge...42-0&width=450
03-11-2012 06:37 PM
Leeroy Jeepkins your pump doesn't resemble the drawn pic at the bottom of this pic?


it says it's for the 1997 and later models
03-11-2012 06:13 PM
jstone326 I just remembered that I have the factory service manual on my computer, so that told me how to take out the pump, but not how to disconnect the electrical connector
03-11-2012 06:04 PM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by Leeroy Jeepkins View Post


Thanks, but none of those pictures look like my fuel pump, I think its all earlier models.

Also I need to figure out how to disconnect the damn plug
03-11-2012 05:48 PM
Leeroy Jeepkins not sure if that helps. i know the one pic kind of sucks
03-11-2012 05:46 PM
Leeroy Jeepkins

03-11-2012 05:41 PM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by Leeroy Jeepkins View Post
i'm trying to scan the pages from Haynes manual as we speak. it appears the 2005 model has a locking nut and some of the earlier models have a different lock. give me a few
Thanks!
03-11-2012 05:39 PM
Leeroy Jeepkins i'm trying to scan the pages from Haynes manual as we speak. it appears the 2005 model has a locking nut and some of the earlier models have a different lock. give me a few
03-11-2012 05:29 PM
jerryj mines a 97 havnt seen a newer one yet .I believe I stuck them on either side to try to break them loose.
03-11-2012 05:24 PM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by jerryj View Post

P.S that sucks trying to make things better and end up making them worse that would be my middle name if there was enough room on the birth certificate !!
yeah it sucks big time! An extra $250 at least, so close to $500 just to put on a new skid... fml

and now I have to figure out how to get to class 2m
03-11-2012 05:22 PM
jstone326
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Originally Posted by jerryj View Post
My plug was crusty too but eventually got it with 2 small screwdrivers the pump comes out easy just be careful putting the new one in not to break any thing and hopefully your tank isnt 3/4 full like mine was.
What year is yours? Mine is an '05, and I know they changed the fuel pump in I think '03.

Where did you put the screw drivers? I tried that...

I've been planning on doing the skid this weekend, so I ran my tank almost dry
03-11-2012 05:19 PM
jerryj My plug was crusty too but eventually got it with 2 small screwdrivers the pump comes out easy just be careful putting the new one in not to break any thing and hopefully your tank isnt 3/4 full like mine was.

P.S that sucks trying to make things better and end up making them worse that would be my middle name if there was enough room on the birth certificate !!
03-11-2012 04:22 PM
jstone326
Fuel pump replacement questions

So I was trying to replace my gas tank skid plate, and in the process snapped the fuel line outlet on the fuel pump. So obviously I need to replace the whole pump since its one big molded piece on top.

First of all, I can't get the plug off the old one (the electric plug)

Also, anyone have any suggestions for when I actually take out the old one? I can't really see how its going to come out.

Thanks!

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