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I have a 1986 Ford Ranger 2.9 I replaced both fuel pumps and fuel pump reset switch, i cant get the fuel pump in the tank to push gas threw.

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  • c38hot May 11, 2010

    through what ? fuel line ? fuel rail ? fuel filter ?

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I've had this problem twice (2 different trucks). Both times it turned out to be a bad ground in the engine compartment. Look for a loose/broken wire near the battery. If you find one that doesn't have a home, ground it to the negative battery terminal and see if that fixes your problem. (The wire that I'm referring to serves as a ground for the fuel system, and the pump won't run if it's disconnected. If the wire isn't secured somewhere away from the fan, the fan can catch it and break it.)

Hope this helps.

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