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88 K1500 fuel pump relay won't pick

If I jump a to e on the relay the fuel pump runs but I can't find why relay don't pick

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  • Rick Stone Jan 11, 2013

    looked for switch didn't see any wires at all there?

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Need wiring diagrams to do that kind of
troubleshooting,that's why you don't know

You don't know the system your working on

Posted on Jan 11, 2013

  • Rick Stone Jan 11, 2013

    Who the heck are you to tell me I don't know. I am an electronis tech and have been for 20 years. I simply thought I would ask the experts for help. I do have wiring diagrams and will fix it myself thanks for being rude and self absorbed.

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Good evening Michael.
The fuse you are looking for is behind the plastic cover on the firewall on the right side. It may be a little disguised in a fuse holder. It is very near the battery junction box pins and fuse links. It's a 10 amp fuse and it supplies power to the relay for the fuel pump.
Hope this cures your problem.
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Posted on Nov 24, 2009

Testimonial: "This was somewhat helpful, I think there is a 20A fuse in it now. I picked the truck up at an auction so no owners manual. Thanks for the info!"

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