SailNet Community - View Single Post - yanmar yse 8hp fuel pump?
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 07-04-2010
mitiempo
Senior Member
 
mitiempo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Victoria B.C. Canada
Posts: 7,458
Thanks: 0
Thanked 91 Times in 82 Posts
Rep Power: 8
   
I assume you are talking about an electric fuel pump like I have on my YSE8. Is the pump running when the ignition is on? Are any fuel valves between the tank and pump closed? Is the vent on the fuel tank restricted in any way? How are the filters? There is usually 2, a Racor or similar and the smaller one on the engine itself. Is the fuel in the tank clean? Follow the route from tank to injector and check everything, make sure the connections are tight and that air isn't getting in anywhere.

Brian
Living aboard in Victoria Harbour
mitiempo is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome