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Author Topic:   Another Fuel pressure ????
Dirt-Tracker
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 60
posted March 09, 2002 10:00 PM
My fuel pressure never changes on my guage. Why is this? I was reading in the Steve Smith book and it says that it should idle at 1-2 lbs and straights should be 10-12 and corners 5-6 lbs. Mine never changes!!! Could this be the reason for my serious over heating problem.....Any help would be appreciated!!! Thanks in advance.

bbracer17
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 256
posted March 09, 2002 11:04 PM
I beleive the only way to get those pressures is by using a throttle bypass if using a mechanical pump or if you are using a belt drive pump. I always had 9 psi no matter if I was idling or accelerating. My car always ran fine but was rich after idling for awhile. I guess some of the alky was being pushed by the seat.

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