Register Login
Mr FIAT - Your #1 source for vintage car parts
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 26-04-2016   #1
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Calgary AB Canada
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Trader Rating: 0
Canada 
fuel pump high pitched whine

My fuel pump has a high pitched when while it's running - it doesn't stop and is different than the priming sound when you first turn on key.. without pulling the car apart how do I know which style of fuel pump I have. I've seen two listed - my car has the fuel filter under the car - near the rear passenger wheel . the two fuel pumps they show are a BIG barrel shaped plastic thing that barely fits into the access hole and then a small steel version - like you'd see on a typical fuel injected car. If I have the smaller tell one - would it be mounted external to the gas tank or would it be found through the same access panel as the large plastic one that looks like a float for a sump pump.. I've heard the plastic one has a built in filter so I'd guess no external filter but I could be wrong. Car is new to me so I haven't had it all apart yet.... it's a Fiat I know I will have it in boxes at some point

Car is a DEC 1995 BUILD serial 14005 - was sold as a 1996 model - maybe someone can help..
__________________
FIAT Forum Useful Links:
Donate to FF | Buy FF Merchandise | Classifieds | FF Insurance | How-to Guides

DM914 is offline Reply With Quote Quote 
Reply
Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
(G) High pitched whine on power off redcatrockets Ulysse 10 06-03-2013 19:42
(T) High-pitched whine/ringing noise? gar074 Barchetta 15 21-08-2012 21:09
(G) high pitched squeal xander_trippin Bravo / Brava 10 19-01-2010 23:11
(G) High Pitched Whine AlfaSpider Punto (Mk2/2b) 7 17-03-2008 19:27
(G) High pressure fuel pump needed! fraguzz Tipo (Classic) 0 26-07-2004 02:31