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It ran out of gas and i put 5 gallons of fuel in and i dont…

It ran out of...

It ran out of gas and i put 5 gallons of fuel in and i dont think im getting fuel pump functioning

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you ever replaced the fuel pump, or is this the original?

This is the original as far as i know i removed and applied 12 volts it worked i re installed it i dont think its working

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '12 Jaguar?

2000 s type 3.0

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

I removed the fuel pump and applied 12 volts it worked i re attached it and before installing it i opened the ignition and it turned on but after installing it again still not getting fuel to the engine

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

This started when the the car ran out of fuel

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

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
i cant really tell

do you have anyone there to put their ear to the fuel door to listen?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
We tried I don't hear anyting

ok, so the pump isnt getting power to it. did you check for power at the connector when you had access to it?

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have you tried resetting the inertia switch?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
still no power

ok, check for power at the inertia switch on the green/orange wire with the key on.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
there is power eveywhere except the pump

standby

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
fuse is perfect

ok, pull the fuyel pump relay out and see if the prongs are numbered 30,87,86,85 or 1,2,3,5

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
where is this relay located?

same box where the fuse you said is perfect

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
this is correct i ordered a new fuel pump i will pick it up in the morning im at my wits end im selling this car thanks for everything

i though you said it ran when you applied 12 volts to it?

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I feel ya about being at wits end, believe me but if it worked when putting power to it, dont waste your money on a new pump.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
There is power everywhere the pump is not working when it's inside the tank again it is a 2000 what's another 50 bucks

ok, did you check to make sure the ground is good?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I will let me try the pump tomorrow and I will let you know if this did the trick or whatever else it is thanks again

ok, my friend, thanks

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thank you and let me know how it goes.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
As I suspected fuel pump was the problem replaced and running I gave you 4 stars happy thanksgiving

thank you. happy thank giving to you also

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