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Fuel pump location

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by mikeitu7, Nov 28, 2010.

  1. mikeitu7

    mikeitu7 Senior Member
    from Palos
    Messages: 277

    Needed some help here. I have a 2007 F450 dump with 6.0, I believe that the diesel pump went out. I no longer hear the humming noise when you opened the switch, and does not start anymore. Heard that it is mounted on the frame, but just want to make sure. And also if it is an easy replacement that I can do myself. THanks

    OHSIX6OH Junior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 25

    If your pump is dead your fuel tank is probably delaminating ,It is a very common problem on the F-450 and 550. If you google it you will see lots of info on this.
  3. tjctransport

    tjctransport PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,390

    check the fuel pump inertia switch first. it is behind the passenger side kick panel. there is a hole in the top of the panel, and the push button is bewind that.
    i have seen many 6.0 trucks trip the inertia switch from something as simple as jumping a curb or hitting a decent size pothole.
  4. mikeitu7

    mikeitu7 Senior Member
    from Palos
    Messages: 277

    Thanks guys i will do that when i get a chance. I have not put to much attention to turn the truck on. Ive been managing to finish up the clean ups with on truck.