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Fuel Filter Light!!! help!

My fuel filter light keeps coming on during acceleration and goes off when i let off the gas, i have a brand new fuel bowl, sending units, fuel pump and both tanks were flushed. any ideas would be appreciated.
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The vaccum switch is leaking ( I'd bet ). I cant remember if its on the bottom rear of the fuel bowl, or on the drivers side of it... either way, replace it with a plug instead of spending $$$ on a new switch. It'll have a single wire to it, it only operates the fuel filter light.

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The fuel bowl is brand spanken new!! still think that is the culprit?
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yea, I'd defentaly look into it. The switch itself.

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