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1987 GMC sierra , no fuel pump power.

My 1987 gmc sierra had a 305 fuel injected in it. i swapped it with a 350 fuel injected., it ran great for a month. took it to get a new exhaust, they called me up when it was done and when they went to move it off their hoist it wouldnt start. i brought gas, didnt start, changed fuel pump, didnt start, changed fuel pump relay didnt start, checked all fuses under driver side dash, all ok. I can hear the fuel pump relay click over. my fuel gauge works. and i know for sure my fuel pump works because i can jump it off 12v and start the truck and it runs great.

i took my test light and im not getting any power.

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  • coldhd Jun 26, 2009

    i just ran a wire into my spare ignition port off of my fuse panel under the driver side dash. i can hear my fuel relay click when i flash it up. theres just no power getting to my fuel pump and i tryed tapping into my wire with 12v at the other end and put the tester of the other end and had power so i know its not the wire running back to the fuel pump.

  • cody Jun 13, 2013

    wich pin is the positive and which is ground i have the same exzact problem but i cant find a pin diagram if you could help i would greatly apreceate it



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The inline fuel pump fuse on the passenger side firewall is good? Are you jumping it with 12 volts at the test lead or the fuse?

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  • Clint Smock
    Clint Smock Jun 28, 2009

    You checked the fuse on the firewall right.

  • Mr.Timothy Harrington
    Mr.Timothy Harrington Apr 07, 2013

    there is no fuse ther on my 1987 r2500 gmc 5.7 now what

  • Mr.Timothy Harrington
    Mr.Timothy Harrington Apr 07, 2013

    by fuse ya mean relay there are two there the same and relay plug can go to either of them



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