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posted February 23, 2004 04:41 PM
what part of the pump needs to be in front of the crossmember? on mine the bottom bowl is in front, but where it meets the aluminum housing it sits a little behind. is there a smaller housing pump i can use? thanks ted

Drive it in deep, and come out hard!!

posted February 23, 2004 06:25 PM
What year & model of car? How far is the engine set back from the origanal center of stock mount? I Need to know this to help...

posted February 23, 2004 09:25 PM
as it was explained to me, no part of the pump can be behind.

posted February 23, 2004 09:30 PM
No part of the pump can be behind the front of the crossmember. Some guys have been raising their engine to get the pump past the crossmember without notching it but that probably won't pass this year.

Good luck,

posted February 24, 2004 05:03 AM
its a 81 grand prix. i have 2 sets of holes in the crossmember for my lower motor mounts. of course i used the ones farther to the rear. so basically its 1.25" back. i didnt have to raise the motor. the pump doesnt hit the crossmember, just the ridge on the pump where the aluminum housing and bowl meet, is behind the front of the crossmember, its not very much either, maybe 1/8" to 3/16"

posted February 25, 2004 05:30 PM
got it figured out

[This message has been edited by gould (edited February 25, 2004).]

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