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View Poll Results: Should your electric fuel pump be installed BEFORE or AFTER your Racors?
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Old 08-12-2008, 09:10   #16
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Read the WARRANTY on the after market pumps. They all specify AFTER the racor since grit and grime can clog and disable the pumps. Ask me how I learned this!
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AFTER the Racor!

Why? 'Cause that's the way Island Packet installed it at the factory, and I trust that they know what they're doing. Think about it... the first thing the crud in the fuel should see after it leaves the tank is your primary filter.

The pump works fine pulling through the Racor filter. I don't bother filling the bowl--just turn on the pump and after 20 or 30 seconds, I can hear the pump slow down and know the air is out of the system.
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You mean that the fuel is to the top of the filter when you open it up to change it?
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Yes, full up.
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