Fuel pump relay location

Tiny
LOSBOZOS
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  • 1989 MERCURY TRACER
My tracer will not start after installing a new fuel pump and I cannot find where the fuel pump relay switch is located. Please help!
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Sunday, September 12th, 2010 AT 3:36 PM

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Tiny
WRENCHTECH
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Under the dash at the top edge of the carpet.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/561653_Fuel_pump_relay_89_Tracer_1.jpg



1. Disconnect battery ground cable.
2. Pull rearward on the front edges of the center carpet panel and disengage the push pin retainers.
3. Remove attaching screw and carpet panel.
4. Disconnect the relay electrical connector.
5. Remove relay retaining bolt and the relay.
6. Reverse procedure to install.
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Sunday, September 12th, 2010 AT 4:45 PM
Tiny
DEAN VERMITE
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Wrong. Haven't found it yet, but it is NOT located where the above diagram shows it is.
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Thursday, September 28th, 2017 AT 2:14 PM
Tiny
KEN
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They have this note with the location

FUEL PUMP RELAY (LESS A/C): Behind LH side of instrument panel.

FUEL PUMP RELAY (WITH A/C): Behind RH side of instrument panel.

Please let us know what you find.

Cheers, Ken
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Friday, September 29th, 2017 AT 9:56 AM
Tiny
JBROWNELL
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I am having a hard time finding any information on where the fuel pump relay is located on a 94 mercury tracer 1.9L my owner Manuel gave the location for the 1.8 but not that 1.9. Any advice on where I could find it would be great.

I am looking for it because I want to replace the fuel filter, is there another way to depressurize the fuel system other than the relay?

Thank you in advance for the help

Justin Brownell
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Saturday, September 30th, 2017 AT 2:18 PM (Merged)
Tiny
MERLIN2021
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Yep just turn off the car, get a rag and on top of the engine you will find the fuel rail, all 4 injectors are on it. You will see a schraeder valve, looks like a tire valvestem, unscrew the cap put the rag around it and press the stem!
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Saturday, September 30th, 2017 AT 2:18 PM (Merged)
Tiny
GEORGE DECOTEAU
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  • 1995 MERCURY TRACER
Engine Mechanical problem
1995 Mercury Tracer 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

does this car have a fuel pump relay and where is it
located thanks
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Saturday, September 30th, 2017 AT 2:18 PM (Merged)
Tiny
JDL
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Hello, the location may depend on the litre size of your engine? The 1.8 shows to be in the fuse box underhood. The 1.9 shows, behind instrument panel, center. Sorry, I don't have a picture.
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