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How do I change the fuel pump

How do I pull the fuel pump on a 99 silverado 1500 6cyl

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  • johntucker55 Jun 03, 2009

    It makes noise when I turn the key but no pressure. Changed filter, will start when primed.

  • Richard Scordino May 11, 2010

    Pump is in the tank...verify it's bad, then remove tank to replace it.

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No pressure at fuel rail or nothing coming from injectors? I have seen pumps fail like that though. Pump comes out like the older pickup/sending units did. after tank is down, remove snap ring then remove pump. Check the "sock" filter on the pump to make sure it's nopt plugged up...If it is, you can change sock and clean out tank. Otherwise replace pump.

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