Thanks for your help Ben. I will use this service again. This was my first time using the service. My first scheduled mechanic didn't show up, but when I contacted customer service they found another mechanic right away and had Ben here in an hour. I want to thank Ben for his speedy and professional work.
2005 DODGE CARAVAN - FUEL PUMP REPLACEMENT
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I gota say, I dont see myself ever going back to a shop for services or repair. This was my first experience with YourMechanic and was fortunate to have Chris diagnose and repair my truck. Chris calls to let you know he is on his way. No bad vibes with Chris, he talks to you to explain whats going on and to get more information from you, and then he gets down to work. He made 2-trips, one for the diagnostics and the other for the repair because I requested him for it. Both times he was running early and called to ask if he could swing by and one time I said I couldnt but he was very cool about it and still worked with me on a new time. YourMechanic allows you to request the same or a different mechanic and the absolutely best part of it all is you can provide your own part. Oh and the diagnostic cost was credited to the cost of labor. I know some shops do that, but you're gona pay half with these guys and you cant beat the convenience. Anyways, Chris did a great job with my fuel pump replacement, truck sounds beautiful when it starts man and feels like new. Thank you Chris!
2000 DODGE DAKOTA - FUEL PUMP REPLACEMENT
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Before replacing the pump, first be sure that filters, fuel pickups, fuel pump relays, and electrical connectors are in good working order. A clogged fuel filter, for instance, can restrict flow and cause some of the same symptoms.
Your engine needs gas to run. The gas, however, is stored in the gas tank, not in the engine. When the engine needs more fuel, the fuel pump is responsible for pumping the gas from the tank to the engine, where it is used to power the vehicle. As the fuel pump deteriorates, it will be less and less efficient at pumping gas to the engine, and your vehicle will have a harder time running. When the fuel pump completely dies, it will be unable to pump gas to your engine, and your car won’t run.
Fuel Pump Replacement Estimates for Popular Dodge Models