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My 1983 Lincoln Town Car 302 5.0L V8 won't start. It's an issue with fuel. I pulled the fuel pump and hooked it up to my battery and it pumped fuel through it just fine. When I turn the key over I cant hear it prime anymore. I figure it's the fuel pump relay but I can't find out where the thing is located. So if anyone knows where it's located and can refer me to an image of the location I would greatly appreciate it. And also a quick how to on how to check if the relay is working properly with a volt meter.

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THE FUEL PUMP RELAY IS LOCATED ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT TOWARD THE FRONT AS YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE ENGINE H 30 AMP IS THE ONE YOUR LOOKING FOR

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