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Fuel delivery problem?

Loss of power after a few miles of driving with a very loud fuel pump.

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If its loud then the fuel pump is defective and needs replaced. Fuel pumps should make a high pitched sound but not real loud. Fuel pressure at the fuel rail should be 30 psi.

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