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Re: Buzzing noise from fuel tank
I would do it myself because I'm broke but I HATE doing Fuel system work.
Dries out hands, etc. It SUCKS A*#. Trust me. If you can, have someone
else do it. I would (IF I could afford it)
BTW: MC motor is getting pulled tomorrow. IT is unbolted and
ready to come out. WooHoo. Cant wait. Got tons of little stuff line the
entire power/battery cable out today. Got it out intackt with all
connectors etc. Even the part from the Fuse Box and I didn't even have to
budge the dash. Pretty good Huh! I'll give details later since this
ins't a personal message. Oops :-)
1984 4000s quattro / modified/ awaiting Turbo Transplant.
1985 4000 quattro / Silver / Fixing it Up.
1987 4000cs quattro / Saphire Metallic Blue/ Girlfriend's
1996 A6q / Volcano / Dads Car
*****1985 5kt / PARTING OUT!
On Mon, 28 Dec 1998, Pete, Sue, Adam Dieckerhoff wrote:
> Your fuel pump is on its last legs. Its letting you know that the time is
> coming for a replacement. Do it soon before it leaves you stranded on the
> side of the road somewhere. I might suggest you leave this task to a
> professional. You have to access the pump through a small access hole on
> the top of the fuel tank, inside the trunk. Its a MAJOR pain in the ass.
> To make matters worse, you have to deal with some major fumes in a closed
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Hussey, Dan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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> Date: Monday, December 28, 1998 11:32 AM
> Subject: Buzzing noise from fuel tank
> >There is a tremendous buzzzing sound comming from the back end of the car.
> >Sounds like the area of the fuel tank. Does this mean I should replace the
> >fuel pump (i.e. is it on it's way out)? No problems otherwise. Or, is
> >relatively normal? Seems to quiet down a bit once warmed up.
> >90 200tq