replacing fuel pump on o520 aircraft

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replacing fuel pump on o520 aircraft

Postby fireplum » Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:54 am

any ideas on what to use, had a carter, went bad, need to replace....recommendations???
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Re: replacing fuel pump on o520 aircraft

Postby diamondback0320 » Sun Oct 22, 2017 2:18 pm

Facet gold Flo..I run Carter's a long time & swore by them but last 2 purchased haven't lasted long at all..bought a facet..been running it a yr or better & no problems

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Re: replacing fuel pump on o520 aircraft

Postby GMAC 76 » Sun Oct 22, 2017 7:54 pm

X2 ON THE FACET ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP!!!!

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Re: replacing fuel pump on o520 aircraft

Postby glades cat » Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:12 pm

Facet makes a variety of pumps with different flow rates and pressures. Get a Gold Flo low pressure pump so it doesn't over power the float. I can't recall exactly, but I believe less than 7 psi. Most folks prefer the models without the Positive Shut-off (PSO).
Here is their site with the various models: http://www.facet-purolator.com/gold-flo.php
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