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Airtex Electric Fuel Pump

Part No. E2471 Warranty  

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Airtex enhanced electric in-tank fuel pumps are 100% quality tested and are designed to deliver quiet operation, industry-leading performance and durability. All Airtex pumps meet or exceed OE specifications in fit, form and function.

Product Features:
  • Every single pump is 100% tested throughout the entire manufacturing process for worry free, out-of-the-box performance
  • Advanced polymers, brushes and commutators to ensure long life and durability in multiple fuel blends.
  • High-performance pump section assembly provides superior performance
  • Leading-edge inlet design to increase performance and efficiency, leading to longer life
  • High grade outer shell for life-long corrosion resistance
  • Optimized, precision-wound armature assembly for increased performance
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Bracket Included:No
Fuel Type(s):Gas
GPH (Free Flow) Rating:40-50 gph
Hardware Included:Yes
Marine Approved:No
Pressure Rating:80-100 PSI
Regulator Included:No
U.S.C.G. Approved:No

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AirtexElectric Fuel Pump
 
4.1

(based on 36 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (5)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (22)
  • Durable (7)
  • Versatile (6)
  • High-performance (4)
  • Lightweight (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Trucks (12)
    • Large cars (6)
    • Small cars (3)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Mechanic (6), Casual driver (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Mechanic (10), Casual driver (7), Auto enthusiast (6), Truck enthusiast (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (23)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Works great so far!

    Fuel pump when out on me in the Ranger on my way home from work one cold evening. I replaced it with this pump a few days later. Fired right up and has been...Read complete review

    Fuel pump when out on me in the Ranger on my way home from work one cold evening. I replaced it with this pump a few days later. Fired right up and has been running fine ever since. Been about 6-8 months now. Easy to change too. You don't need that whole assembly if it's just the pump that went. Glad I listened to people otherwise I would have wasted [$]!!

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Not exact fit.

    Even though website says this is an exact fit, it would not fit my '95 Ford Explorer 4Dr. The pump would not line up straight with the outlet tube of my old housing,...Read complete review

    Even though website says this is an exact fit, it would not fit my '95 Ford Explorer 4Dr. The pump would not line up straight with the outlet tube of my old housing, would only go on at a slight angle. I returned and purchased Part No. E2059MN, which has the pump already in the housing.

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    1.0

    Garbage.......

    By 1FastS197

    from Newton, MS.

    About Me Mechanic

    Level 1

    Pros

      Cons

      • Waste of money

      Best Uses

        Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

        First pump lasted a little over a year, right until the warranty went out. Same with the second pump, go figure. I can get about 20/30K miles out of one. I bought a Bosch, what I should have done in the first place as this pump is not worth being a fishing lure.

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        4.0

        ill buy it again

        By pumpkin p

        from lauderhill,fl

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        Verified Buyer
        Level 3

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Trucks

          Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

          i don't like the seals they don't match up

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          • No

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          4.0

          Product was as described.

          By Flagracer

          from Paris Tn

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

          Product installed easily after tank was dropped. Pump fit right in tank with no problems. Hooked up lines and my truck cranked right up.

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          5.0

          perfect fit

          By try anything

          from MD

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

              installed in 3 hrs....no problems

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              • No

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              5.0

              good fit

              By ed

              from Woodlands Tx

              About Me Auto Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 1

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                Cons

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                    Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                    Worked well, had to drop tank to install.

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Excellen buy works as stated

                    By Al

                    from Blakely Georgia

                    About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Trucks

                      Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                      Easy and quick install.

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                      • No

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                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      great

                      By Thatdude

                      from Illinois

                      About Me Casual Driver, Competitive Driver, Mechanic

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                          Airtex is in all my luxury vehicles old/new works great

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                          (10 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          3.0

                          Not exact fit.

                          By Lousyshot

                          from Ohio

                          About Me Diyer

                          Level 2

                          Pros

                            Cons

                            • Incompatible

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                              Even though website says this is an exact fit, it would not fit my '95 Ford Explorer 4Dr. The pump would not line up straight with the outlet tube of my old housing, would only go on at a slight angle. I returned and purchased Part No. E2059MN, which has the pump already in the housing.

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                              (9 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Mustang Fuel pump

                              By rlyyoung

                              from Nebo NC

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                              Level 2

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                                  It was a Good replacement for the Fuel pump on my Mustang

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                                  (13 of 27 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  right part...

                                  By rb56

                                  from texarkana, ar.

                                  About Me Casual Driver

                                  Verified Buyer
                                  Level 2

                                  Pros

                                  • Great price
                                  • It All Fit
                                  • Parts Interchanged

                                  Cons

                                  • No Sock Included

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Airtex Electric Fuel Pump:

                                    when my pump went out i started to google fuel pumps. i got so many results that weren't anything to do with mine. i saw the advanced auto link in the search and hit it. searched for the pump for my rtuck and bingo! mine is one that the cage is removed from the tank and is basically rebuilt. the removal of the old parts and putting the new on was a worry that i'd break something but all of it fit. put in back in the tanki and finished up and ignition...within 5 seconds was running.

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                                    • Q:

                                      i have a 1986 ford f150 302 efi my front fuel pump will not work in the tank!

                                      could i use this to replace my pump in the front tank???

                                      could i wire it right to a switch from the battery or a fuse???
                                      Asked on 10/15/2013 by Dylan from United States

                                      1 answer

                                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                                        A:

                                        Hi Dylan, unfortunately this Airtex Electric Fuel Pump -part# E2471 is not an ideal part for your 1986 Ford F-150 Pickup. Instead please check the Airtex Electric Fuel Pump - part# E2485 which would be an exact fit for your vehicle.

                                        Answered on 10/15/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      I have a 1994 mazda 626 es and I need to install a fuel pump. I want to know if it is difficult to install
                                      Asked on 12/24/2012 by cliff from valley stream ny

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        With reference to this Airtex Electric Fuel Pump - part# E2471, the fuel pump on your Mazda 626 ES is located inside the fuel tank on this vehicle and will require removal of the tank to replace. Make sure you empty out the tank, so you can clean the tank before installing the new fuel pump, you don't want any debris or anything that may have caused the old fuel pump to go to get into the new pump. Use a cleaner that wont leave a residue. Replacing the fuel pump on this vehicle depends on the skill level of whoever is removing or replacing the part. Some may have a harder time than others who have experience. I would recommend purchasing a Haynes repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                                        Answered on 12/25/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      I PAID A FRIEND TO CHANGE FUEL PUMP ON 2001 EXPEDITION AFTER FUEL GETS TO 1/2 OF TANK IT STALLS OUT BAD ON TAKE OFF. VERY DANGEROUS PULLING OUT IN FRONT OF SOMEONE.WHAT WENT WRONG.AFTER THE STALL IT RUNS FINE. PLEASE HELP
                                      Asked on 9/10/2012 by RANDALL from JAX. FL

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        The problem may be with the fuel pick-up line in your tank. Check your fuel pick-up line in your tank to see if it is damaged and also check that the fuel guage is working properly and the breather vent on the fuel tank. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                                        Answered on 9/11/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      is this a kit to rebuild the fuel pump
                                      Asked on 6/19/2012 by Anonymous

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        Sorry, this Airtex Electric Fuel Pump - part# E2471 is itself a fuel pump and not a rebulid kit. For any further assistance, please call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and we would be more than happy to assist you.

                                        Answered on 6/20/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      Why doesn't the kit contain the return line check valve ?
                                      Asked on 4/5/2012 by Ed from 679

                                      1 answer

                                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                                        A:

                                        The Airtex Electric Fuel Pump part number E2471 will require the separate purchase of a flow check valve as it is not provided with the replacement fuel pump. Airtex does offer flow check valves such as Part Number CV8000, which is used in E8120 & Universal Mechanical & Electrical fuel pumps.

                                        Answered on 4/27/2012 by Eric from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      what is the difference between E 2042 and E2471 pumps
                                      Asked on 2/11/2012 by Roger from Palm Bay Fl 32905

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        This Airtex Electric Fuel Pump (Part No. E2471) has 40-50 gph Free Flow Rating and 80-100 PSI Pressure Rating and this Airtex Electric Fuel Pump (Part No. E2042) has 30-35 gph Free Flow Rating and 80-90 PSI Pressure Rating.

                                        Answered on 2/12/2012 by Dennis from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      Are all the fuel pumps for 1998 B3000 extended cab 4x4 trucks in the fuel tank? My truck has what looks like an external fuel pump under the bed, just in front of the rear bumper.
                                      Asked on 11/24/2011 by Anonymous

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        For assisting you further, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle.

                                        Answered on 11/24/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      I have a 2000 Nissan Frontier after driving it for a while it will not accelerate, after letting it sit for an hour or so it would start back but then do the same thing, now it will only crank if I put gas in the carburetor but when the gas burns out it will cut off again. Could it be my fuel pump?
                                      Asked on 10/23/2011 by Anonymous

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        Yes, the fuel pump may be the problem. However, I would suggest taking your vehicle to a certified mechanic for a proper diagnosis before buying and having parts installed that may not (solve/be) the problem.

                                        Answered on 10/24/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      Does this fuel pump come with the strainer?
                                      Asked on 10/23/2011 by Anonymous

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        No, it does not come with the strainer.

                                        Answered on 10/24/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                                    • Q:

                                      I have a 95 grand marquis what is the fuel pressure suppose to be? after checking it I got a reading of 35 while it's at idle, is this the right pressure reading or should it be higher?
                                      Asked on 10/10/2011 by Anonymous

                                      1 answer

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                                        A:

                                        The fuel system pressure should be around 35-40 PSI in your 1995 Mercury Grand Marquis.

                                        Answered on 10/11/2011 by Dennis from AAP
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