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2001 Ford Taurus Mercury Sable Fuel Pump & Sending Unit Module Motorcraft PFS196 - MCFPU00006

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Specifications:
  • Brand New Motorcraft part
  • Fuel tank mounted
  • Includes:
    • Fuel Pump
    • Sending Unit
    • Hanger Assembly
    • Float
    • Strainer
  • Outlets: 2
  • Rheostat Range: 15-160 Ohms
  • Correct electrical connector
  • Built to strict quality control standards
    • Note: Does not include Lock Ring And Gasket

Our electrical and electronic parts are subject to strict quality control testing. Please ensure proper diagnosis of this item before purchasing as the item cannot be returned once installed or plugged in.

Item Condition: New

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Removing the Fuel Pump Relay (0:44)
    • Start the engine
    • Remove the fuel pump relay from the fuse box
    • Let the engine stall out
    • Turn the engine off
  2. step : Disconnecting the Fuel Lines (1:04)
    • Jack the vehicle as high as possible
    • Disconnect the two fuel lines from the fuel filter
    • Place a drip pan underneath the fuel filter and pull the fuel lines free
    • Let the hoses drain
    • Release the hose clamps from the fuel tank filler tubes, let them slide back, and pry up the yellow clip
    • Remove the fuel line hose with penetrating oil
    • Remove the additional fuel line fittings and hoses
  3. step : Removing the Fuel Tank (4:22)
    • Disconnect the fuel pump electrical connector with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Place a block of wood on a jack and jack up the gas tank
    • Remove the 13mm bolts holding in the gas tank straps with an extension or impact wrench
    • Pull back the gas tank strap
    • Remove the pin with a flat blade screwdriver or pliers
  4. step : Removing the Fuel Pump Sender (5:20)
    • Remove any debris with a broom
    • Remove the module retaining ring with a flat blade screwdriver and hammer
    • Pull the harness free from the hose to slide the ring off
    • Use a flat blade screwdriver to pry up around the outside of the fuel pump
    • Let it drain and remove the rest of the way
    • Drain out some of the gas
    • Use a container and funnel to recover any unused fuel in the tank
  5. step : Preparing the Fuel Pump Sender (6:40)
    • Remove the hoses by prying out the clips and swap them over
    • Push the fuel pump unit into place
    • Twist the cap
    • Insert the gasket
    • Place penetrating oil on the outside of the gasket
    • Push the fuel pump sending unit into place, making sure the arrow is facing the same direction
    • Slide the module retaining ring over the harnesses
    • Apply pressure to the sending unit, twist the ring into place with a hammer and flat blade
    • Re-clip the harnesses on the fuel tank bracket
    • File the gas tank strap pins if rusty
  6. step : Reattaching the Fuel Tank (8:55)
    • Reattach the passenger's side gas tank strap (the longer one)
    • Place the pin in the strap
    • Push the gas tank back up
    • Put the jack underneath the gas tank to hold its place
    • Replace the gas tank strap with the 13mm bolt
    • Reattach the driver's side gas tank strap
    • Reconnect the harness onto the fuel filter
  7. step : Reattaching the Fuel Line (10:05)
    • Reconnect the fuel pump electrical connector
    • Reconnect the hoses onto the fuel filter and replace the clips
    • Reconnect each of the hoses
    • Tighten the fuel tank filler tube hose clamps, let them slide back, and re-attach the yellow clip
    • Replace and tighten the hose clamps
    • Remove the jack
  8. step : Restarting the Car (10:47)
    • Replace the fuel pump relay
    • Close the fuse box cover
    • Restart the engine, let it stall out, restart a second time

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Hammer
  • Jack Stands
  • Drain Pan

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Bent Nose Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Socket Extensions
  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 13mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Vise-Grips

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Year Make Model Description
2001Ford Taurus Ford Taurus Fuel Pump & Sending Unit Module V6 3.0L (excluding Flex Fuel) Motorcraft PFS196
2001Mercury Sable Mercury Sable Fuel Pump & Sending Unit Module V6 3.0L (excluding Flex Fuel) Motorcraft PFS196
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Part #: MCFPU00006


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Brand #: PFS196

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