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2003 Volkswagen Passat Question: How much should it cost to replace the fuel pump

 

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MissyDD, 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Los Angeles, CA, June 05, 2013, 11:57
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guy replace the radiator but in 2 weeks i had lost the coolant now he tells me that is normal, I have a old car and he said I need to fill it up when its low. Now he tells me I need a new fuel pump when my car shut down

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    June 05, 2013, 17:26
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    Needs pressure tested to find the coolant leak. Do you have any other choices for a shop to go to? Before you spend money on a fuel pump you need to know if the coolant loss issue is related to headgasket or other expensive problem , that may make replacing the fuel pump a waste of money.

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    MissyDD, June 06, 2013, 00:14
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    Thanks I will check into this. I need to find out how much more it will cost to get my car towed else where, I already paid this guy and i don't think he has the equipment to test.

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