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

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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

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 5 months ago.
Its a 3.5 liter

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

Customer: replied 5 months 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 5 months ago.
im not sure i havent tried that

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 5 months ago.
i cant check for that right now because my battery is being charged .Could that be a reason why my battery went dead

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 5 months ago.
Ok Thank you Ill get back with you

Your welcome.Sounds good.

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

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

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
No you cant hear the fuel pump. Its not turning on.

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

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I did the attached test the relays are good

ok, please standby.

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

Customer: replied 5 months 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?


Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thank Ypu for your assistance itd very much appreciated

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.

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Experience: owner/mechanic at 3D Automotive
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