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Old October 26th, 2015, 06:13 PM
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Fuel Pump Prime?

Just installed a new gas tank and fuel pump into my 110 and a few gallons of gas. Pump comes on for a few seconds in the ignition "on" position and then turns off. However, it sounds like it's running dry and I'm not receiving fuel at the fuel rails. Do I need to prime the pump??
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Old October 26th, 2015, 07:06 PM
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If it is like my Disco it primes the system and shuts off the engine has to be running for it to run continuously, this will help when trying to measure the fuel pressure at the rail.
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