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Where is the lift pump and is it a big job to fit it on my…

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Where is the lift...

Where is the lift pump and is it a big job to fit it on my 2001 e320 mercedes

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Car died on the motorway got towed off by AA they started it but not running right I took tank out of car and cleaned it out. Fitted new filter now plenty diesel at filter but won't start.

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UK Auto Mechanic: Matt, Mechanical Engineer replied 2 years ago
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Hello

the lift pump is inside the fuel tank

its accessed by removing the back seat cushion and removing the access panel in the bulkhead

this will reveal the fuel pump module which includes the level sensor

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I have cleaned the tank and found no pump now l would like to know if the high pressure pump is coded and the low pressure one
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I just want to know if the high pressure injector pump and the low pressure one are coded and nead computer to set up
UK Auto Mechanic: Matt, Mechanical Engineer replied 2 years ago

Hello

Ok only the injectors are coded so you can swap the pump with impunity

however on some versions of the pump the (rotary type) then you need the diagnostic tool to set the timing up , so no coding is required just some specialist tools to set it up

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UK Auto Mechanic: Matt, Mechanical Engineer replied 2 years ago

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