How do modern gas gauges stay still when the gas in your tank moves around? This video is sponsored by Carter.
In all, Delphi is announcing 51 new fuel products, 125 new steering and suspension products and 162 engine management products – covering more than 110 million vehicles.
The new SKUs cover more than 145.36 million vehicles in operation in the U.S. and Canada.
Sometimes you have to hit the road to determine the cause of an issue. Follow along with this Real Fix to see how a stalling complaint was resolved on this 2008 Cadillac Escalade. Model: 2008 Cadillac Escalade 6.2L Cause Confirmed the customer’s complaint and found the engine stalled. Performed a visual inspection of the vacuum
Additions made to the braking, rotating machine, spark plug and fuel pump product lines.
How do I test the wiring for the fuel pump on a vehicle? What are the symptoms of a clogged fuel filter? What are the signs of E85 contamination? What should I do when I install the new pump and it doesn’t work? Get the answers to these questions and more in this Fuel System FAQ.
The BMW N54 fuel pump recall a few years ago brought to light the importance of the integrity of the fuel system and how it can contribute to the overall reliability of a vehicle. These fuel quality issues apply to all BMW vehicles with either port or direct injection. The underlying message here is that if the cleanliness and overall integrity of the fuel tank is ignored, it will damage any fuel pump. This is why addressing the fuel tank is essential during any pump replacement to prevent costly comebacks that can also hurt your reputation.
Fuel pump replacement comebacks can be costly and can hurt your reputation. One of the leading causes of failure is the tank. If a vehicle gets 20 miles to the gallon, then more than 5,000 gallons of gas (from many stations) will go through the tank in 100,000 miles. During this time, sediment, rust and debris from the pump can find its way into the tank. Removing all contaminates is critical.
Some 2004-’07 Explorer four door/Mountaineer vehicles may exhibit the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) on with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0463 or an erratic fuel gauge concern. This could be from sulphur contamination in the fuel, causing an open or high resistance on the fuel sender card.
Spectra Premium Industries has announced a limited lifetime warranty on its fuel pump assemblies, electrical and mechanical fuel pumps and fuel strainers, effective Jan. 1, 2014.
Pilot Automotive/Wang’s International has announced the release of its new 2014 APEX Fuel Pump Catalog featuring fuel pumps, fuel modules, sending units and fuel strainers.
FMI Automotive, a leading manufacturer of premium performance water pumps, will unveil its new fuel pump line during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), which takes place Nov. 5-7 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.