Q: I get no fuel pressure

asked by on

I have a Lincoln town car 2000 all my fuses have powers even the relays but my Iam getting no gas pressure
My car has an automatic transmission.

It sounds like you have a bad fuel pump. You should also check the fuel shutoff switch, which is designed to kill the power to the fuel pump in case of an accident. It can be reset by locating it in the trunk, behind the trim piece on the driver side, and pressing the red button. If that does not work, the fuel pump is the likely cause of your concern. A certified technician, like one from YourMechanic.com, will be able to determine the exact cause of your concern, and complete the repair.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1,000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. I get no fuel pressure

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Q: Dead battery

Once the battery is replaced, have a trained technician, like one from YourMechanic perform a charging system test to make sure the alternator is charging the battery. If the alternator is not charging the battery the battery will run down...

Q: Hey Peter i have a 99 Lincoln Town Car that decreases acceleration when driving then back to normal when i stop what is this probl

Hi there. A lack of acceleration can be caused by multiple issues, ranging from fuel system restrictions to ignition system problems. Without knowing for certain what is causing this problem, it's not possible to provide a repair solution. The best...

Q: Q: Car won't crank or start

You may have an issue with your neutral safety switch. This switch is what prevents the vehicle from being started while in gear. The switch may not be recognizing that the transmission has been placed in park but it will...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...