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12-21-2001, 05:54 PM
I have a 230 inline six. Does anyone know if the fuel pump is supposed to run off a push rod or is that just V-8 engines? I installed a new mechanical fuel pump and for some reason it doesn't seem to be working!! thanks!!

12-22-2001, 04:30 PM
i did something silly a few years ago putting a fuel pump on my 6 cyl.when i got mine it had an electric fuel pump.when that went bad i grabed one off a v8 i had,but i didnt realise there mounted diferent on the 6 and the 8.....so duh,i was putting it in upsidedown.musta played with it for an hour before i fliped it around.it fired up and hasnt let me down since

12-22-2001, 08:29 PM
The fuel pump on the six works off the cam.
The eight works with the rod.