fuel pump noise


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quasi2008
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fuel pump noise

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fuel pump makes a gurgling sound when the engine is shut off, sort of like its belly is growling. :)... what causes this, is it normal? already replaced the fuel cap with a new one. tks,


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Re: fuel pump noise

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I doubt it's the pump making the noise. Probably the gas boiling in the tank.
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Re: fuel pump noise

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it does it even after just running it for a few min here in the garage.
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Re: fuel pump noise

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If it works don't worry about it.


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