Fuel Pump Replacement at your home or office in Sewaren.

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4.8/5

Number of Reviews

878

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Joshua

Joshua

24 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
24 years of experience
top flight job, good price,
I particularly appreciated Joshua's focus on safety.
Michael

Michael

22 years of experience
181 reviews
Michael
22 years of experience
Michael was very professional and courteous.
Augie

Augie

28 years of experience
263 reviews
Augie
28 years of experience
Augie is an Awesome mechanic, knowledgeable, honest, hardworking. Would definitely recommend him.
Angelo

Angelo

29 years of experience
76 reviews
Angelo
29 years of experience
Great work!
Choeun

Choeun

12 years of experience
180 reviews
Choeun
12 years of experience
MY INTERACTION WITH CHOEUN WAS A BREATH OF FRESH AIR....... I FOUND HIM TO BE VERY PLEASENT AND HAPPY TO ANSWER ALL MY QUESTIONS...... AND I FEEL I AM A LITTLE SMARTER FOR HAVING MEET HIM. HE CAME FULLY PREPARD WITH THE RIGHT TOOL FOR THE JOB AT HANDBE . I WOULD BE HAPPY TO RECOMMEND HIM TO ANYONE LOOKING FOR A QUALLIFIED MECHANIC.
Brett

Brett

7 years of experience
176 reviews
Brett
7 years of experience
Brett 5starr as always only one I choose to deal with nothing personal just from my experience with service he's as good as it gets.
Jerimiah

Jerimiah

16 years of experience
207 reviews
Jerimiah
16 years of experience
So far I am pleased. I will call Jerimiah again. I would also recommend his services.
Matthew

Matthew

30 years of experience
390 reviews
Matthew
30 years of experience
Good Job.
Paul

Paul

30 years of experience
57 reviews
Paul
30 years of experience
Friendly
Robert

Robert

15 years of experience
68 reviews
Robert
15 years of experience
Professional and friendly from beginning to end. Efficient and quick for both diagnosis and repair. Would recommend to anyone in need of a mechanic.


How much does Fuel Pump Replacement cost in Sewaren?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Sewaren. Our mechanics in Sewaren are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Sewaren.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2013 Dodge Dart $630 $514.04 $115.98 5% $669.91
2014 Nissan Versa $881 $725.07 $155.98 5% $934.69
2007 Toyota Tacoma $888 $716.16 $171.97 6% $947.28
2014 Infiniti QX80 $1866 $1786.30 $79.99 1% $1893.80
2009 Mercedes-Benz S450 $633 $537.12 $95.98 4% $666.12
2010 Maserati GranTurismo $585 $416.61 $167.97 8% $642.36

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Fuel Pump Replacement Service

What is the fuel pump and how does it work?

The fuel pump supplies pressurized gasoline to each of the fuel injectors in a car’s engine. The fuel pump is powered by a compact electric motor and is located in the vehicle’s gas tank. The pressure and output of the pump are controlled by a regulator. Filtration of the fuel occurs either in the fuel tank using a pickup screen or externally with a replaceable filter mounted in the fuel supply line.

When to consider replacing the fuel pump?

A high quality, OEM fuel pump can last indefinitely. However, as with any electro-mechanical component, a fuel pump will eventually degrade and fail. If it fails to produce adequate pressure or completely quits operating, it will need to be replaced. This failed condition can sometimes be preceded or accompanied by one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Car won’t start or unexpectedly stalls and won’t re-start. A failed fuel pump may prevent a car from starting or stall it.
  • Check engine light is on. Sometimes a fuel pump will fail slowly, and that means the fuel pressure and volume slowly degrades. The lack of fuel may result in the engine operating without enough fuel relative to the amount of air, causing the check engine light to appear.
  • Whirring noise from fuel tank. As a fuel pump fails, you may notice a whirring or humming noise coming from the fuel tank area, toward the rear of the car. If the noise is from the fuel pump, failure of the pump is often imminent and you should replace the fuel pump at your earliest convenience.

How do mechanics replace the fuel pump?

  • The fuel pump is tested to be sure it isn’t functioning.
  • Should the fuel pump be faulty, it is removed from the tank through an access panel above the tank in the passenger compartment.
  • When no access panel exists, fuel is first drained from the tank and then the fuel tank must be lowered from the vehicle to gain access to the pump.
  • In all cases, fuel pump supply and return hoses, as well as EVAP system hoses, and electrical connections to the pump must be removed.
  • Once the pump is out, any reusable brackets and pick up screens are attached to the new pump, then the new pump is installed.
  • If the fuel system uses an in-line external filter, a filter is often replaced. All hoses and electrical connections are re-established.
  • Fuel is added to the tank and the engine is run to test for leaks.

Is it safe to drive with a fuel pump problem?

Usually, it’s still safe to drive, but the pump may lead to an overheated engine and catalytic converter. Complete fuel pump failure can leave you stranded out on the road, but many times a car won’t start before initially driving.

However, if the fuel pump problem involves leaks of gasoline or vapors, it is unsafe to continue driving, and should immediately be checked by a qualified mechanic.

When replacing the fuel pump keep in mind:

  • Prior to replacing, the mechanic will power the fuel pump directly to confirm that the issue is a failed pump versus a faulty power supply to the pump.
  • Unless the fuel filter was replaced recently, whenever the fuel pump is replaced a new fuel filter should be installed.
  • When failing earlier than expected, the power supply should be verified because a voltage drop in the fuel pump circuit can lead to overheating.
  • Should the fuel tank be lowered during the repair, the fuel tank straps and fasteners should be checked for excessive corrosion and replaced as needed.
  • The fuel in the gas tank cools and lubricates the fuel pump. After installation of a new fuel pump, it’s wise to keep the gas tank at least a quarter full to maximize the life of a new fuel pump.

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How can we help?

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