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DoctorD, Auto Service Technician
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Id like to check the relay first and cant find it..fuses..carb..dies

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I think the fuel pump may need to be replaced, but Id like to check the relay first and cant find it. All the fuses are good. When I pour gas straight into the carb, it starts, but then dies. Any help will be appreciated.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  DoctorD replied 9 years ago.
I would bet its your actual fuel pump thats acting up, when you do replace the pump make sure you replace the fuel filter at the same time.
Here is the fuel pump relay location and instruction:
Hope this helps! Please accept. Thanks -Russ

NOTE : The relay center is located in the glove component.

  1. If installed, remove the retainer.
  2. Remove the electrical center connector.
  3. Remove the relay by depressing the bracket clip at the rear of the relay or by removing the bolts from the retaining bracket.


  1. Install the relay.
  2. Install the underhood electrical center cover.
  3. Install the retainer.