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Replacing a fuel pump in 1997 Astro Van - 1997 Chevrolet Astro

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  • Anonymous Jan 16, 2009

    i have the same pump problem and they want over $700 to fix it at every shop i have called

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    Justin Case May 11, 2010

    Is your Astro fuel injected? It matters.

    If it's injected, you have an electric fuel pump located in the gas tank.

    If it's carb'ed, you have a mechanical fuel pump located on the engine.

    As you can imagine, the procedures are somewhat different.






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Replace the fuel pump.If you'r Astro is a 97 it has the ele fuel pump in the tank.It's not as hard as it sounds.I have basic tool's,and it took about 1 hr to complete.I did the job in my driveway on the ground with jack stands.The only special tool you will need is a line removel tool.About 7$ at any auto parts house.

*** DO NOT BUY THE AEROTECK PUMP****

They are trash.If you get lucky and get a good one it might last 6 months.I replaced 4 of them in 1 year.You can buy a Carter for the same $ or less.If you can afford the $ get the DELFIEY.Dont forget to replace the fuel filter.Hope this helps.

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Same questions Guest,

You can do it for under $100.00. But......

Is your Astro fuel injected? It matters.
If it's injected, you have an electric fuel pump located in the gas tank.

If it's carb'ed, you have a mechanical fuel pump located on the engine.

As you can imagine, the procedures are somewhat different.

Comment me back with the answer.

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