COULD A PLUGED FILTER CAUSE A FUEL PUMP TO OVER ...

  • Tiny
  • RCBJR
  • 1994 Nissan Sentra
  • 176,000 miles

COULD A PLUGED FILTER CAUSE A FUEL PUMP TO OVER HEAT OR SOMETHING TO WHERE IT STOPS PUMPING FUEL AND WHEN IT COOLS OFF IT WILL RUN AGAIN

Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:13 PM

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  • KHLow2008
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No, for a filter to be clogged till it causes the fuel pump to overheat would mean you would not even be able to drive the vehicle when the pump is working.
A failing pump or a bad relay would stop when it heats up.

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Thursday, November 15th, 2012 AT 7:21 PM

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