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FUEL PUMP

How do you disconnect the wires from an electric fuel pump, on a 2003 Mercury Grand Marquis? I have dropped the gas tank and disconnected the fuel line. Is there a special tool or something that I need to, disconnet the wires.


Grush, It has either one of

Grush,

It has either one of two types of connectors.

Either there’s gonna be a CENTER TAB that that you gotta (press in on and pull on the plug to remove).

Or a CENTER TAB that you gotta (pull up on and pull the plug to remove).

always have a reference

always have a reference manual for any procedure, we all use them. try autozone.com - register - add vehicle and go to repair section for step by step. if you are going to work on your vehicle buy a manual.

Grush, Jerry has some good

Grush,

Jerry has some good advice, but instead of logging onto autozone.com just go to Auto Zone and buy the "Repair Manual" for your car. It's not expensive and worth having. Just think of it as a "Tool Investment" especially if you do alot of your work.

ALSO

While you're at Auto Zone buy a new fuel filter, because the job you're doing requires you to replace the fuel filter.

There is a pressure

There is a pressure transducer on the right rear corner of the tank that the wires are connected to. This will need disconnected to be able to remove the pump module.

People are like slinky's. Not much use, but it makes me smile when I see one tumble down the stairs.

Grush, Way2old is correct and

Grush,

Way2old is correct and I agree with him, but I just wanna be CRYSTAL CLEAR HERE!!!

In other words, DON'T THINK that Way2old's response CHANGES ANYTHING!!!

You're ORIGINAL QUESTION still APPLIES, as does my ORIGINAL ANSWER!!!

"Better Stated" you are STILL dealing with ONE OR THE OTHER "Type of Plugs" and HOW TO RELEASE THEM, as I stated originally!!!


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