can i install an outside fuel pump to bypass the internal fuel pump on 2001 Chevrolet Express 3500

fuel pump went out and im trying to replace it as cheap as i can

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External pump can't pull gas through internal pump! Drop the tank and replace pump module. No such thing as cheap anymore!
Too much trouble to have to do this twice.