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We found the safety switch but now what?? 1988 Ford F250

We found the safety switch (inertia switch) and hit it to reset it but nothing happened. Do we need to install a new fuel pump??

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  • drenk07 Apr 15, 2009

    YES, HE PUSHED THE BUTTON DOWN AND HEARD IT CLICK THEN HE TRIED TO START IT BUT ----NOTHING. IT WOULDN'T EVEN START......SO I WOULD NEED TO REPLACE THE FUEL PUMP HOW MUCH DOES THIS RUN FOR DO YOU KNOW????

  • drenk07 Apr 15, 2009

    thank you so much emissionwiz and igwhomeequip - your both very helpful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    YOU PUSHED THE BUTTON DOWN ON THE TOP OF SWITCH AND HEARD IT CLICK AS IT RESET?

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Yes the fuel pump is defective most likely, also replace the filter or the new pump warranty will be void. Keep the receipt's

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    yadayada Apr 15, 2009

    just trying to help.

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If the inertia switch will not work and keeps popping then you will need to replace the fuel pump.

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