remove fuel pump/atomic 4 - SailNet Community
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 07-14-2003 Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 6
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
remove fuel pump/atomic 4

how can I remove the fuel pump on a late model atomic 4. The top nut at 2 oclock postion is unreachable with any type of sock, wrench or tool that i have.
Any ideas?
jed is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 03-28-2009
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Talking Removal of Atomic 4 Fuel Pump

I just did this on an Islander 32. I used a 1/4" drive, 3" extentsion to a 1/2" socket...all 1/4" drives. It was not easy, but it was doable and I couldn't get direct access.
ericcahill is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 03-28-2009
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
A4 fuel pump removal

TRy a 1/4 drive flex extension.available at sears. Worked for me, remember to spray liberally with penetrating oil and give it some time to work.
bowserbill is offline  

Quick Reply

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Atomic 4 - head off, leave studs or remove/clean/install? fstarocka Atomic 4 7 11-06-2017 09:50 PM
Atomic 4 Water Pump scubadoo Gear & Maintenance 7 09-30-2016 05:48 PM
Atomic Diesel 5432 Fresh Water Pump PAULCR1 Atomic 4 19 09-03-2013 10:01 AM
do i need to remove rudder to remove shaft 37cc jumpnkd Irwin 4 04-13-2008 11:48 AM
Need water pump for Atomic 4 engine Diligence Ericson 2 05-16-2007 02:34 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome