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Keeps running fuel filter housing out of fuel, does elect.

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Keeps running fuel filter...

Keeps running fuel filter housing out of fuel , does elect. pump run all the time or only when needed

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I have replaced tank, lines , filter housing and elect pump still runs out of fuel.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Great! What have you tried so far?

Every thing except injector pump

Mechanic's Assistant: Is there anything else the Chevy Mechanic should be aware of about your Chevy?

I don't think the elect. pump is running all the time is it supposed to? i have changed oil sending unit.

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Chevy Mechanic: cloe0626, Auto Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Have you replaced the pressure regulator

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
no
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
u still there
Chevy Mechanic: cloe0626, Auto Mechanic replied 2 years ago

That's what it sounds like to me that the fuel regulator has failed

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
ok where is it, and does the elect lift pump run all the time?
Chevy Mechanic: cloe0626, Auto Mechanic replied 2 years ago

What's the year and model of you r car and no the pump should not run all the time

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
95 K 2500 6.5 turbo diesel
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Chevy Mechanic: tripletauto, ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
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hello,

Do you still need help with this? if so did this start after any repairs?

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