Can I retrofit fuel pump on type 44 with 43mm one?

kbogach kbogach at
Tue Sep 11 23:58:23 EDT 2007

Kneale, thank you very much!  I did not think about removing whole 
support system.  But, why not?   Great!  Now I wounder how much that 
piece of plastic cost.  Do you know?   S-car piece probably should have 
roughly the same cost, I think.


Kneale Brownson wrote:
> The mounting systems are anchored to the bottom of the tank with nuts 
> on studs.  I think 10 mm.  You can take the older system out and 
> install one from a 1991 and then install the smaller diameter pump 
> with the sleeve as described on Chris's website.  When I installed a 
> S-Car tank in my 200q20v, I had to change the base mountings in order 
> to use the 200 smaller sleeve and pump because the S-car base mounting 
> had a different structure where the pump sleeve fits.  You can see 
> the fixture attached to the bottom of the tank in my image at  
> */kbogach <kbogach at>/* wrote:
>     My 200tqa has older 3 legs support system, info on Chris Miller's
>     site
>     does not apply in this case, I believe. So far, I replaced mine with
>     used one from junk yard twice. All three were humming. Could it be
>     that the problem is somewhere else? All pressures tests are fine
>     though. Anyway, it would be nice to retrofit smaller pump - it cost
>     less and quieter.
>     Thanks in advance,
>     Konstantine
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