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My fuel pump is not coming on just replaced it, i replaced

Customer Question

my fuel pump is not coming on just replaced it
JA: Have you ever replaced the fuel pump, or is this the original?
Customer: i replaced it
JA: What is the model/year of your Chrysler?
Customer: 1994 concorde
JA: Are you fixing your Concorde yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes changed fuel pump and relay
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Pete replied 10 days ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Can you tell me what liter engine is in your model here?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Its a 3.5 liter
Expert:  Pete replied 10 days ago.

Have you checked to make sure all fuses are o.k. in all fuse panels?

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Expert:  Pete replied 10 days ago.

Can you hear or feel the fuel pump relay click when first turning on the key or when cranking over the engine?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
im not sure i havent tried that
Expert:  Pete replied 9 days ago.

O.k.,if you can check that and let me know if you hear it or feel it clicking with the key first turned on or when first cranked over this will help.This will most likely take an assistant to help do this here.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
i cant check for that right now because my battery is being charged .Could that be a reason why my battery went dead
Expert:  Pete replied 9 days ago.

Usually this wont cause the battery to die unless it has a short in it then it is possible.If you can check this when your battery is charged and let me know this will help.I have to head out for about 2 and a half hours but will be back after.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Ok Thank you Ill get back with you
Expert:  Pete replied 9 days ago.

Your welcome.Sounds good.

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
i checked to see if the fuel pump relay is clicking when i turned the ignition on and its not
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Do you think it can be a ignition switch?
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Are you there
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
this is the guy that with the chrysler concorde and the fuel pump issues
Expert:  david craig replied 5 days ago.

Hi Im David, when you turn the key on can you hear the fuel pump running for a few seconds?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
No you cant hear the fuel pump. Its not turning on.
Expert:  david craig replied 4 days ago.

ok. you will need to pull the fuel pump relay and the asd relay and do the attached test

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
I did the attached test the relays are good
Expert:  david craig replied 2 days ago.

ok, please standby.

Expert:  david craig replied 2 days ago.

i have to get to my shop. i will be back on in about an hour

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
I found a cable that runs from the positive side of the battery to the relay box under the hood that is full of greenish white powder all through the cable Could that be my problem?
Expert:  david craig replied 2 days ago.

absolutely

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
Thank Ypu for your assistance itd very much appreciated
Expert:  david craig replied 2 days ago.

youre welcome. please accept the answer and leave a 5 star rating for me. if oyu were satisifed with my assistance. i will still be here to help you even after accepting and rating as i want to make sure everything is good. thank you.