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I have no pressure in my fuel lines going to my engine

Customer Question
I have no pressure...

I have no pressure in my fuel lines going to my engine block

Mechanic's Assistant: When did you last fill the tank? And do you smell gasoline around the engine?

I filled it this past weekend and no I dont

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

1988 ford ranger xlt

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

I'm fixing it myself... I tried testing the line for pressure but the gage reads 0 even with the truck on aux mode

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

Where the pumps are located so I can find them and fix them

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Ford Mechanic: Mike V., Auto Service Technician replied 9 months ago

This has an electric fuel pump in the tank. You will have to drop the tank to access the fuel pump. I would check it for spark as well. If it has spark or will run for a few seconds off starting fluid, then the fuel pump is the issue. If it doesn't have spark or fuel then the issue could be a problem with the timing belt.

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