Hard Start...Still

Peter Schulz peschulz at cisco.com
Wed Jan 15 14:19:20 EST 2003


Some pics of the fuel pump/vent hoses that I replaced in the indigo wagon, along with a closeup view of the deteriorated hose ends...


At 05:30 PM 1/14/2003 +0000, you wrote:

>Some digital pictures would be greatly appreciated before I start rooting around in therer....
>>From: Peter Schulz
>>To: Phil and Judy Rose
>>CC: Kneale Brownson ,"Jobe Tichy" , 200q20v at audifans.com
>>Subject: Re: Hard Start...Still
>>Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2002 09:17:51 -0500
>>Another potential issue is the loss of fuel pressure due to venting of fumes through the rubber hoses around the tank....
>>These hoses are similar to the braided vacuum hoses in the engine compartment.
>>After replacing the approximate total 12 inches of hoses around the fuel pump which had badly deteriorated ends, my hard starting issue improved considerably.
>>I have some digital pix on my home machine, and will try to post them soon.

Peter Schulz
1990 CQ
1991 200 20v TQW indigo mica
1991 200 20v TQW titanium grey
Chelmsford, MA USA
peschulz at cisco.com

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