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Suspected Fuel Pump Failure

Driving home yesterday when car cut out while driving. Fuel tank gauge shows over half full but, although car is turning over, it seems that no fuel is getting through. I suspect that the fuel pump has failed but don't know where the fuel pump is located on car. The other possibility is that the car has a safety fuel cut-off system that is faulty??? I've checked fuses and all ok, still no fuel getting through system. Is their a way of checking the fuel pump? Is it possible that the fuel gauge is stuck and I've simply run out of petrol?? (I own a 2002 Hyundai Sonata)

I would appreciate any help you can give.

Regards,

David

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First, tap on the gas tank to see if it sounds empty, second, when you turn your key on you should hear the fuel pump turn on (faint whirring sound from gas tank) for a couple seconds.

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