Fortunately, its three fasteners have conventional hex-heads, though, in true Jackass form, they are also top-mounted, and the winch-side one is conveniently and for no apparent reason located directly beneath the pickup bed's reinforcement beam. Relay is located in electrical center under the hood on the driver side. Ford trucks are well know for fuel pump control module failures, for example. He determined the fuel tank sending unit assembly had caught on fire which melted the wiring inside the fuel tank. Everyone I talked to told me nothing could be done because you were not seriously burned. I've got a 2009 1500 with the 4.
The driver had the truck towed to the dealer, and mechanic determined that the fuel pump needed to be replaced. The consumer is seeking reimbursement, as he experienced a failure prior to the recall. There were no visible flames, when this incident occurred was unknown. Cvonsumer was able to steer vehicle into a curb. To reduce risk of contaminating the replacement pump, Delphi recommends cleaning the fuel tank before installing a new pump. Jumped the truck and took it home.
I'm also fighting that module. Left for dealership with the truck. The truck would not restart and steering and braking was limited. Gm tech and gm corporate said remedy is to keep more gas in vehicle. The failure mileage was 119,000 and current mileage was 119,500.
Thank goodness for ratcheting wrenches. I want to propose a sensor be added to recognize airbag deployment and then shutdown power or fuel. At least this particular truck was mud and corrosion free. What a crock of shit! Anonymous yeah taking this module out took a whole of 3 minutes. While driving on the highway the vehicle stalled. Something was draining my battery and something was running.
The contact crashed into a pole. I'm no engineer but I had a 2009 Silverado and never came across this problem. This new fuel pump module assembly is ideal for your restoration needs at an affordable price. The 2008 Silverado sitting in my shop has a crank no start but will run on starting fluid. Module located on frame rail where it takes all water from lf tire. At 65000 miles gas gauge became sporadic.
There have been no repairs or corrections made at this time. You'll find the results of my day job cruising the streets of Southern Ontario. I used to like Chevy trucks. Driver noticed that steering wheel and the brakes failed, and would not work when applied. Answer: The fuel pump on a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is located under the driver's side, attached to the frame rail. Two days after the crash, the contact received a recall notice for the brakes. The thing I don't understand is, if a part can be messed up by moisture and the weather, why in the world does Chevrolet mount the part just behind the spare tire? If the numbers are below this range, a vehicle's fuel pump has worn and needs replacement.
He purchased two fuel pumps to make sure exactly what the problem was before he did this work on the vehicle. We're here to help you find that perfect Fuel Pump for your Chevy Silverado 1500. This will save lives for anyone less fortunate than my family. There have been no repairs or corrections made at this time. This eliminates some parts, but most importantly, prevents the fuel from being warmed by engine heat prior to its return to the tank, which apparently offers benefits in emission reductions and possibly even power production. There were no visible flames, when this incident occurred was unknown. There are very few gas stations on that road.
This is the module that finally made me pull the trigger. Posted on Apr 05, 2009 Jason, The 2009 Chevy Silverado 1500 doesn't have a fuel pump relay. The removed original fuel module was in perfect working condition except for the rotted metal portion of the module. Anyone have this same problem? I'm impressed by the details that you have on this web site. This problem recurred two more times. The dealer believed the problem was with the fuel pump module because he had replaced several on similar vehicle, but since the code didn't come up during diagnostic he was unsure.
It reveals how nicely you perceive this subject. Truck stopped on me in middle of the road had it towed home. My trcuk is like brand new, and only use hi test gas, the only problem I have is the fuel pumps, a major issue for me. The fuel pump quit and had to be replaced, when the vehicle had just under 45,000 miles. The truck was totally burned up in 5-10 minutes before the fire department arrived. The dealer and the manufacturer have not been notified. Checked connections and the problem went away.