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Chris (aka- Moose), Mercury Technician
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Experience:  16 years experience with Mercury
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Fuel pump runs but won't start. doesn't appear to get gas.

Customer Question

fuel pump runs but won't start. doesn't appear to get gas. "2000"
JA: Have you ever replaced the fuel pump, or is this the original?
Customer: origional I think. I have had it over 10 years and I haven,t changed it
JA: What is the model of your '00 Mercury?
Customer: Mountaineer
JA: Are you fixing your Mountaineer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Repair shop says around $800. I grew up with 57 chevys. I will probably do it myself
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I was curious about the fuel filter and wondered if that my be the trouble
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Mercury
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

Do you have a pressure gauge or anything to check the fuel pressure?

Is the truck there with you?