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Hi Guys, I recently installed a new fuel pump in my 2000 Mitsubishi mirage, ever since then I've noticed a whistling sound coming from gas tank where the new fuel pump's installed. I wanna know if tha

Hi Guys, I recently installed a new fuel pump in my 2000 Mitsubishi mirage, ever since then I've noticed a whistling sound coming from gas tank where the new fuel pump's installed. I wanna know if that's normal, should I be worried about it? And if so, how can I fix it?

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If you run the fault codes you will probably get a code that refers to the cannister venting system. I would say that the gasket for where the pump went in is leaking and that noise is the tank venting air or vacuum as the case may be.
It is always a good idea that when finishing the job and something is not as it was then go back to what you have done and do it again as it will be simple,

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SOURCE: Mirage Mitsubishi 2000

The fuel filter is located in the engine compartment,mounted to the firewall..Lower right hand side

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SOURCE: How to replace a fuel filter for a Mitsubishi Mirage 2000

There is pressure...you have to remove the rear seat cushion,then remove the service cover and then detach the fuel pump harness connector.Start the car and allow it to run until the engine stalls.Turn the key to off position.Then disconnect the negative battery cable, attach the fuel pump connector, and install the access cover. Now place shop rags or towels around the fitting that is being disconnected. Loosen the filter feed pipe flare nut on the bottom of the filter.Seperate the flare nut from the filter. If equiped, remove and discard the gakets. remove the mounting bolts and remove the filter.if necessary remove the filter bracket. To install: install the filter to it's bracket only finger tight. Make sure the flow arrow is in the right direction. Make sure new O rings are installed prior to installation. Insert the filter feed pipe to the lower connection of the filter and manually screw in the main pipe's fare nut. While holding the fuel filter nut with a back-up wrench, tighten the banjo bolt to 22 ft pounds and tighten the flare nut to 25 with a back-up wrench on the nut. tighten the filter mounting bolts to 10 ft. pounds. Connect negative battery cable. turn key on to pressurize the fuel system and check for leaks. If repairs on the fuel system are needed remember to release the pressure before opening the fuel system. Hope this helps. Good luck!

Posted on Mar 15, 2009

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SOURCE: mitsubishi galant 2000 went dead will turn over but not crank

starter fuse. starter. check the fuses first

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SOURCE: fuel pump relay for 2000 mitsubishi mirage

most newer veichles your feul pumps in your gas tank

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SOURCE: where do i find fuel pump fuse or relay for 2000

under the hood there is a second fuse and relay box on the drive5rs side, under the lid will tell you the location of each fuse and relay

Posted on Aug 22, 2009

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