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    T-39 Output Shaft Seal

    Hi All

    Been a while since I have posted anything..... got rid of my Scout II a few years ago and just recently picked up a '69 Scout 800a with a 304 and auto trans. Truck came with a cracked...
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    Well after countless hours of messing with this I...

    Well after countless hours of messing with this I finally have fuel!! The hose from the tank to the fuel line was getting pinched. You couldn't see it and when I dropped the tank the first time I...
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    Agree. Verified 100% today with a bit of...

    Agree. Verified 100% today with a bit of backyard mechanics. I used an electric fuel pump hooked up to a battery and in a gas can hooked up to the carb. Kept mechanical fuel pump hooked up normal...
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    Here is what I know: Before I did anything I had...

    Here is what I know: Before I did anything I had this problem.

    First I replaced the fuel filter; didn't solve problem.

    Next I replaced the fuel line which was this crappy hard plastic stuff...
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    Yes agreed it's a feed problem I just can't...

    Yes agreed it's a feed problem I just can't figure it out. Fuel filter is dry before the pump. I can blow air through the fuel line with no restriction. I can also blow air into the gas tank. I...
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    Well I put a vacuum gauge on right before the...

    Well I put a vacuum gauge on right before the pump and it reads -15 PSI. It doesn't fall off rapidly but I would say after a couple minutes it has fallen to zero. Is it supposed to hold pressure? ...
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    I dropped my tank today. Replaced the in tank...

    I dropped my tank today. Replaced the in tank filter, replaced the 1/2" breather between the tank and the fill neck, replaced the line going from the tank to the new hard line.

    Pressure was...
  8. Thread: Gas Tank

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    SO in another post I read that you can plug...

    SO in another post I read that you can plug everything on the gas tank except for the 1/2" line that hooks directly up to the filler neck. This is what I am going to do unless someone chimes in and...
  9. Thread: Gas Tank

    by gibby
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    Gas Tank

    I pulled my gas tank due to fuel starvation issues and I have never seen so many vapor lines on a tank before. The 4 next to the fill were all routed up to the fill neck some where, I can't really...
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    Well there is a restriction somewhere cause it...

    Well there is a restriction somewhere cause it ran like a raped ape from the gas can! Pressure between 5 and 8 PSI the whole time and had her up to 80 MPH. Dropping the tank tonight.
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    Tomorrow I'm going to fill up the gas tank from...

    Tomorrow I'm going to fill up the gas tank from the outboard motor for my boat, put it in my cab and run hose from that to the pump. If that works I have a problem with my fuel line I cant see or...
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    My last resort is to drop the fuel tank this...

    My last resort is to drop the fuel tank this weekend to see how it is vented and what condition the hose it that is between the tank and the hard line. I have ran it already without a cap and that...
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    OK I can put a filter between the pump and the...

    OK I can put a filter between the pump and the carb and check for bubbles. Also this happened before I replaced the pump, fuel filter and old fuel line too. I kept replacing things to eliminate...
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    Does the piston that runs off the cam to run the...

    Does the piston that runs off the cam to run the pump ever fail? Honestly I have always ran electric pumps with everything I have ever owned so I don't know much about these mechanical systems.
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    I compared the pumps when I had the old off and...

    I compared the pumps when I had the old off and before I put the new one on and they were identical. I have a new inline fuel filter. The new hard line is 3/8" aluminum and there are no kinks.
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    No fuel and out of options

    I have a 1972 scout II and am very frustrated due to fuel starvation. List of what I have done: all new hard line from tank to carb, new fuel filter, new fuel pump, blew compressed air into the fuel...
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