Can I conect my fuel pump on a normal relay to my ignition?

Tiny
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  • 1997 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
Will that work cause I've checked everything and I did replace my fuel pump plus the fuel pump relay but my fuel pump keeps on stoping to pump. Then after a few hours it comes on again?
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:07 PM

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Tiny
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Suspect Engine Control Module maybe faulty it engages fuel pump relay.
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:19 PM
Tiny
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How do I fix that and where do I find the engin module
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:25 PM
Tiny
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Need a DVOM to check if relay is not closing do to no ground from ECM. No fix replace ECM. Need to know model and engine
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:33 PM
Tiny
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Its a Jetta3 1.8 CLX don't know if that's the information you need?
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:39 PM
Tiny
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Remove fuel pump relay identify terminal #85 set meter to read OHMS connect RED lead to #85 and Black to body. Key on should read 0 ohms if not then ECM not grounding. ECM engine comp cenetr near windshield
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 3:50 PM
Tiny
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Can you explain to me how ECM looks like please?
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 4:06 PM
Tiny
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Metal box lots of wires in plug
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Monday, July 9th, 2012 AT 4:24 PM

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