Thread: Fuel Pump 101
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Old 07-25-2013, 11:17 AM
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Originally Posted by André View Post
I would skip that part...
Just torque reasonably so to not break the bolt.
Quite possible the worst advise I have ever seen here. We're talking about the fuel cell here.

That is the last thing I would recommend on something so critical as the fuel pump housing bolts.

As posted, there is a guy that was missing two bolts for what ever reason, too loose, too tight, whatever. Now his boat is burned up.

A torque wrench is extremely cheap insurance when compared to the possibilities of what could happen.
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