Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000


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danielklinger
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Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by danielklinger » Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:44 pm



I'd like to replace my manual fuel pump with an electric one. Does anybody know where I can buy an electric fuel pump for my GL 1000? If you have a vendor, name and model number that would be helpful. Thank you, Dan



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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by brianinpa » Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:56 am

1984 Honda Accord fuel pump will do the job, and is a lot cheaper.
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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by danielklinger » Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:30 am

Thanks for your suggestion. Is this what you have used? This must be a low pressure 2-4 psi pump.

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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by redbug » Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:50 am

Go over to Facet pumps. Facet-Purolator.com A 40177 pump and a FEP43175 fuel filter might be right on the money. They have a complete list of and different pressure pumps. Made in usa.
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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by danielklinger » Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:02 am

Thank you for your response. I will check it out. Appreciate your time, Dan

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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by dingdong » Thu Mar 01, 2018 9:53 am

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/mrg- ... aQodZ9kBEQ

This is a commonly used electric pump. Not too costly. Consider also a bank angle switch.
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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by danielklinger » Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:48 pm

Thanks for the suggestion. I think that is the one I'll go with. I appreciate you help, Dan

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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by SnoBrdr » Sat Mar 03, 2018 8:49 am

danielklinger wrote:
Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:48 pm
Thanks for the suggestion. I think that is the one I'll go with. I appreciate you help, Dan
You were given several suggestions.

Which did you pick and why ?

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Re: Electric Fuel Pump 1977 GL 1000

Post by cfairweather » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:23 am

I have done quite a bit of research on this subject and installed electric fuel pumps on three GL1000 bikes. I believe the best pump for the GL1000 is the K&N Universal Inline Fuel Pump 81-0400. I wrote an article on the steps to do this and it includes a complete list of the parts required. This pump puts the least amount of stress on the float valves and supplies plenty of fuel at any speed. Here is link to the document. http://churchware.com/programs/Tips/Ins ... GL1000.pdf



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