Mechanics

FUEL PUMP

1998 Jaguar Vanden Plas

Engine Performance problem
1998 Jaguar Vanden Plas V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 104000 miles

How to replace fuel pump.
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Mikehughes1
December 9, 2008.



FUEL PUMP
NOTE: S-Type is equipped with 2 fuel pumps located inside fuel tank. Removal and installation procedure is not available from manufacturer.

NOTE: XJ8 and XK8 are equipped with one fuel pump. XJR is equipped with 2 fuel pumps. Fuel pumps are located inside of fuel tank.

Removal & Installation (1998 XJR, XJ8 & XK8)
NOTE: Removal and installation procedures for 1999-2000 models are not available from manufacturer.

Remove fuel tank. See FUEL TANK. Disconnect evaporative breather hose. Using Lock Ring Wrench (JD174), remove locking ring from evaporative flange.
Disconnect fuel pump wiring harness connector. Using Fuel Tank Hose Clip Driver (JD175), disconnect fuel hoses from fuel pump. Remove fuel pump and pump mounting rubber from support bracket.
Remove tie wrap from pump mounting rubber. Using a twisting motion, lift and remove fuel pump. To install, reverse removal procedure. Ensure pump is fully seated in mounting bracket inside fuel tank.

Dave H
Nov 2, 2009.