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1998 land rover discovery LE automatic transmition:Stopped running turns over but wont start. Getting only 5.06 volts to the fuel pump..not the normal 12 or 13 volts followed by a steady 5 volts. Getting absolutely NO voltage to the Inertia switch (collision shutoff). Getting normal voltage to the fuse and the fuse is fine. Trying to figure out which relay is the fuel pump relay..i know its one of four relays that are mounted beneath the kickplate on the front passenger side (US model)Any idea which one of these relays is for the fuel pump? Am i right in thinking my problem lies with this relay? The vehicle is pretty much fully loaded: heated power seats etc..(someone said this could make a difference as to the location of the fuel pump relay, i'm not sure) Any help would be great!!

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  • omniumskyz Apr 24, 2010

    comment to "hpura5" regarding your "solution" to my 98 land rover problem...how does the list of vehicle makes pertain to my problem? Incidentally none of the makes on your list is the make of my vehicle..are you suggesting i buy another vehicle? I'm not trying to be mean...am i missing something? I really do need all the help i can get. Thanks?..!

  • dustan james manley Jul 01, 2012

    it is the closest one to you when looking them. its yellow. if you are careful you can take casing off of it and clean the contact points in it with very fine sand paper. they are built extremly well but get carbon build up and it ccan cause less current flow.

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I have a 98 Land rover Discovery and my Fuel Pump relay "Module" is under the hood and looks like...
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Fuel pump relay is usually under the hood and should be labeled.often the relay is the same type used for other operations on the vehicle - look for numbers to be the same on the relays then switch them to see if the problem is the relay. if the relays are ok then this sounds like bad ground somewhere. Any water leaks on the vehicle of spills that could start corrosion of a ground wire. good luck

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

Testimonial: "Thank you for your response.I will check my grounds next. Relay is deffinately on passenger side kick panel still not sure which one it is."

  • dustan james manley Jul 01, 2012

    on the upper bar of them. not the lower to the floor bar of relays but the higher ones just under the dash

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