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Re: PS pumps - the OTHER o-ring

Orin Eman wrote:

> The 200 Bentley says that if there is more than 0.2mm between
> the retainer and the pump body, discard the pump.

Of all the pumps that I've rebuilt, the one on Brian Armstead's 200 did not have
that gap, i.e. this central piece and the rear halve of the pump was one piece!
I could not believe my eyes. I even checked it with a loupe and a razor blade.

> The latest reseal kits don't have this 'extra' o-ring.  It was
> in the first kit I bought

I think that's the reason why.

Igor Kessel
Two turbo quattros