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I have a 04 explorer and I put anew fuel pump an my gauge on the gas hand still don't work but number 17 fuse is hot on both sides what is 17

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Where ? under hood fuse box or inside fuse box ?
F1.17 20 Four-wheel drive control module (14B466)
F2.17 15 Battery saver relay, Accessory delay relay
Visual Inspection Chart Mechanical Electrical

  • Engine oil level
  • Door adjustment
  • Engine coolant level
  • Fuel tank
  • Fuel evaporative system
  • Battery junction box (BJB) fuse 15 (5A)
  • Central junction box (CJB) fuses:
    • 15 (5A)
    • 21 (5A)
  • Miniature bulb(s)
  • Circuitry
  • Instrument cluster
  1. If an obvious cause for an observed or reported concern is found, correct the cause (if possible) before proceeding to the next step.
  1. If the concern is not visually evident, connect the diagnostic tool to the data link connector and select the vehicle to be tested from the diagnostic tool menu. If the diagnostic tool does not communicate with the vehicle:
    • check that the program card or disk is correctly installed.
    • check the connections to the vehicle.
    • check the ignition switch position.
  1. If the diagnostic tool still does not communicate with the vehicle, refer to the diagnostic tool operating manual.
  1. Carry out the diagnostic tool data link test. If the diagnostic tool responds with:
    • SCP or UBP circuit fault; all electronic control units no response/not equipped, refer to Section 418-00 .
    • No response/not equipped for the instrument cluster, Go To Pinpoint Test G . For vehicle security module, refer to Section 418-00 ; for anti-lock brake system (ABS), refer to Section 206-09 ; for restraint control module, refer to Section 501-20B .
    • System passed, retrieve and record the continuous diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs), erase the continuous DTCs and carry out self-test diagnostics for the instrument cluster.
  1. If the DTCs retrieved are related to the concern, go to the Instrument Cluster Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Index or the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Index to continue diagnostics. For all other DTCs, refer to Section 418-00 .
  1. If no DTCs related to the concern are retrieved, GO to Symptom Chart to continue diagnostics.
Instrument Cluster Self-Diagnostic Mode
To enter the instrument cluster self diagnostic mode with the engine off, press and hold the odometer reset button (base cluster) or the message center reset button (message center cluster). Turn the key to the RUN position and hold until the display indicates tESt (base cluster) or TEST (message center cluster) usually within three to five seconds. Depress the reset button once to advance through each stage of the self-test.
To exit the instrument cluster self-test mode, turn the ignition to the OFF position. If no DTCs related to the concern are retrieved, proceed to the Symptom Chart to continue diagnostics.
  • Incorrect fuel gauge indication
  • Circuitry.
  • Fuel level sensor.
  • Fuel pump module.
  • Fuel tank.
  • Instrument cluster.
  • Go To Pinpoint Test H .
You need to test , don't guess ! Your best bet would be to take your vehicle to a qualified repair shop .
B1201 Fuel Sender Circuit Failure Instrument Cluster Go To Pinpoint Test H . B1204 Fuel Sender Circuit Short to Ground Instrument Cluster Go To Pinpoint Test H .

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SOURCE: no power from fuse to fuel pump

fuel pump works fine but gage isn't working any one got any idea?

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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SOURCE: Gas Gauge Constantly Reads Full.

You will need to replace the Guage. If it is Inside a Cluster, You will need to Replace the Entire Guage Cluster for this Repair. Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

Posted on Feb 07, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: put in new float unit on fuel pump.gas gauge still not working

did you replaced just the float , because if the resistor that messures the level is not good you didn't do any thing you have to change the level sensor next to the pump..,Im sure that;s all the problem, you should also check the wiring next to the pumpand any connector down there

Posted on Aug 02, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: 04 chev. 1500 fuel tank will not take gas, gas

Evap vent solenoide is stuck closed. Start by replacing the valve and checking the hose to the valve for clogs...this is located between the cab of the truck and the bed of the truck on the driver side (can be seen if you look down through the crack)....If this doesn't work then check the fuel filler neck hose for kink or restriction this is the hose that goes from the gas cap to the fuel tank.

Posted on Aug 02, 2009

paul proctor

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SOURCE: the gas gauge is still

Hi have you had the fuel sender unit replaced this is located in the top of the tank, the most faults with fuel gauge not working is the fuel sender unit its usually the float attatched to it that leaks and then always read an empty tank, the fuel pump does not affect the gauge even without a fuel pump fitted the gauge will still work, now if you have replaced the sender unit then the chances are the problem is with the fuel gauge itself, have you tried banging on the dashboard where the fuel gauge is sometimes it sticks and giving the display a bang where the fuel gauge is frees it up so give it a bang and see if it moves, failing that the problem is going to be fuel sender or less likely faulty fuel gauge.

Posted on Jul 27, 2010

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