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1988 4x4 silverado has gone through 4 fuel pumps in 3weeks.

Customer Question

1988 4x4 silverado has gone through 4 fuel pumps in 3weeks. Last one worked for ten minutes??
JA: Have you ever replaced the fuel pump, or is this the original?
Customer: 4 times
JA: Are you fixing your Silverado yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Is there a live person to talk to
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have burnt up 4 fuel pumps in 3 weeks. The most recent one only lasted 10 minutes
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

Are you sure the fuel pumps are burning up?

Do you have an ammeter?

Did you by chance swap in a higher rated fuse into the fuel pump spot?

Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

Do you still need help with this?