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Re: Audi fuel pump??
>From: email@example.com (J Mcclellan)
>Subject: Re: Audi fuel pump??
>Organization: Tektronix, Inc., Beaverton, OR.
>Black smoke => too much fuel => fuel pump is delivering
I was talking to guy here who drives a VW, he says that in his
manual it says that if the fuel pump fails it causes an over
rich condition(in bose systems). Could this be so???
>check for a stuck-open injector or a broken or loosened
>fitting that leaks fuel into the manifold.
>The clicking noise would be from the pump running continuously
>to try to supply the extra demand.
The pump hardly makes any noise now, when I try to start the car,
which is a bit difficult to hear over the racket of the starter motor.
So I checked the wire, which produced 11.5v when you try to start,
also the pump vibrates a little (as if its working).
>Possible cause could be a stuck pressure regulator => high
Fine, I'll check this. Where is it?
>pressure in the fuel log breaks something, also causes fuel
>pump to sound funny.
>Good luck, these things can be awfully frustrating.