Fuel pump failed in busy traffic. In addition, if your pump is defective or broken we will replace it free of charge anytime within the first year! The relay was actually in the fuse box on the driver side of the engine. The contact was traveling 20 mph when the vehicle stalled without warning. One thing I learned is go with an import vehicle. Have your helper turn the ignition on but don't crank the engine. If not, fuel pump is bad or wiring going to it is. This is a video of some things I learned while replacing my fuel pump in a 2000 Chevy Astro Van through the floor.
The failure mileage was 75,000 and the current mileage was 84,000. Just make sure the high-performance unit is compatible with the factory specs of the Chevrolet Astro before doing the upgrade. If the wiring and fuel line problems are ruled out after a thorough inspection, then it's time to remove and replace the damaged fuel pump. Filter changed per dealer instructions and still failed. Thanks, michael coleman seaque citlink.
Since the gauge is out too, inspect the wiring and connectors going back to the fuel pump first. Get some carb cleaner and spray it in the air intake tube while someone tries to start the van and if it fires and runs on the cleaner it is defanetly a fuel issue and most likely the fuel pump. In a pinch this can get a pump working, but you still need to replace the pump. If you have a fuel pressure gague you can remove the engine cover inside the van and connect to the fuel pressure port to see what u have for fuel pressure which should be between 55-65 psi to run. The Chevrolet Astro fuel pump makes high-pitched whining noise when the vehicle's running. Left side door lock inoperative, dealer replaced the actuator.
Have there been many unexplained fires or explosions on this model vehicle? I drove it home, maybe a mile away. Tried starter fluid and the car started for a second, pointing us to fuel delivery problems. Open the hood ,remove the air box for the engine but leave the mass air flow sensor on. The relay is one of 2 located under the hood on the passenger firewall. Bypass is regulated by the regulator. I took the dog house off and cranked the engine and hit the schrader valve and no gas came out.
We can then connect the pump straight to 12V to see if it turns or not. Js08016 answered 5 years ago Ok, then it's a fuel problem. The fuel pump, starter, motor mounts, and generator were all replaced; however, the failure recurred. Defective solenoid windings create high resistance in the pump motor's primary circuit, making it difficult to deliver fuel. It doesn't cost you anything extra, but a small portion of your purchases goes to me when using these links and helps me to continue making more videos! Should the fuel pump on a Chevrolet Astro be replaced when this happens? The failure mileage was 133,000.
Danager to driver and children while trying to manuever vehicle to side of the road. If the relay is installed have someone turn on the key. For electrical fuel pumps, a defective relay and a blown fuse could be the cause of the problem. I hope we can reach a very ambitious 800 subscribers by the end of December. The failure mileage was 75,000 and the current mileage was 84,000. The vehicle was taken to a local mechanic where the contact was informed that the fuel pump would need replacing.
Usually when you turn the key on you can hear the pump pressurize the system. I have retained the old part. The contact owns a 2005 Chevrolet Astro. This is common on Chevrolet Astros with high mileage rates. Answer: The fuel pump is probably punctured or dented.
You should hear the fuel pump run for about 3 seconds. The contact was traveling 20 mph when the vehicle stalled without warning. This is one of the first signs of damage. Please some one contact me. Now onto business, the car started fine in the morning and and was driven maybe a mile and then parked for about an hour. Get a fuel pressure tester and see what delivery you have. Not able to restart all the time.
Will replacing the stock Chevrolet Astro fuel pump with a high-performance unit decrease fuel economy? All of our pumps are always in stock and will often ship the day of payment. You should have a bright test light on one of them for a few seconds. If that's the case, it has to be replaced immediately. The pressure will remain at a normal level unless the fuel pressure regulator is adjusted and cranked up. If you have power here, then you need to pull the tank and replace the pump.