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Re: Fuel lifting pump making noise when first starting engine

Originally Posted by wsmurdoch View Post
For a replacement pump, spend some quality time on the Walbro fuel pump web site. They make USCG approved marine fuel pumps and are the standard Many people sell them.

If I was running a gas engine, I'd certainly agree with you, but on our small diesels where ignition protection is unnecessary, the cheap ones seem to do just fine.

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