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Old 26-11-2009, 04:53   #1
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Question Yanmar YSB Electric Fuel Pump

I have a Yanmar YSB 12 diesel engine, which is fitted with what appears to be an electric fuel lift pump. They manual I have shows a mechanical unit.

Can anyone shed any light on this for me.

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Old 27-11-2009, 19:09   #2
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The mechanical fuel pump probably gave up the ghost in a past life...and the previous owner was too cheap to buy a new one and fix it correctly
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Re: Yanmar YSB Electric Fuel Pump

ok l have the same problem,can anyone tell me where l can buy a new fuel punp for a yse8 as l am told its not available so why not fit a 12 volt lift pump?
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Re: Yanmar YSB Electric Fuel Pump

Have a 12v electric lift pump on my yanmar 3gm30f even though the factory one works well. Was installed by the previous owner/installer.

Works quite well. Awesome when time comes to bleed the system
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