Fuel pump relay keeps blowing

Asked by Oct 22, 2017 at 12:18 AM about the 1998 Dodge Stratus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Square black box I believe it's called a fuel
pump relay #3 on my 1998 dodge stratus
keeps blowing, I've replaced the fuel
pump, the fuel injectors, fuel filter and it
still keeps blowing. i also replaced the
starter and ignition switch awhile back
also..

1 Answer

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Check the amperage draw on that circuit, if it's higher that the amperage the relay can handle then you need to find out why, could be a bad ground on the fuel pump circuit, could be just bad wiring, and there is also a slight possibility that the pump you repalced is bad.

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