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Is the fuel pump located inside the tank on a 1989?

Is the fuel pump located inside the tank on a 1989 jeep cherokee? and my jeep wont start and i know it has something to do with the fuel filter or pump.do you think i should replace just the filter,the fuel pump,or both including the fuel wires?

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Dont go replacing everything...thats gonna get expensive real quick...especially that fuel pump. yep...the pump is inside the tank. stand out side your truck,and turn the key over,but not enough to start it. you should haer a whirring sound lasting about 2-3 secs. come from the back of the truck. this is the fuel pump powering up. if you dont hear it...then the pump is bad. if you do hear it, have a friend turn the key while you look at the carb/injectors to see if fuel is spraying thruthem,if it isnt....then you have a clogged fuel filter. BUT...b4 you do any of this...check your fuel pump relay and fuse to make sure they are good. a 10 cent fuse beats a 200 dollar pump any day.
keep me posted!!

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