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Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 1st February 2022, 11:29 AM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
The large port at the bottom is the inlet, the...

The large port at the bottom is the inlet, the small one is the outlet for the suction jets. The outlet on the top is for the engine.
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 31st January 2022, 07:02 PM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
There's no doubt running a fuel pump dry can kill...

There's no doubt running a fuel pump dry can kill it, but thats not the failure mode in the D2. It just wears out and stops working.

Yes, the tank balancing is a jet pump. Audi call it 'suction...
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 31st January 2022, 05:30 PM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
This is an entirely normal failure mode for these...

This is an entirely normal failure mode for these pumps. They'll fail like this on a full tank or with 5 miles to go. Starved of fuel has nothing to do with it. Neither has whatever snake oil he...
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 31st January 2022, 02:25 PM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
300 euro fitted is fine. 150 euro for the pump...

300 euro fitted is fine. 150 euro for the pump and a couple of hours labour.

I'd be in the same ballpark +++
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 30th January 2022, 06:55 PM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
Yes, for the uninitiated. Its quite an ordeal to...

Yes, for the uninitiated. Its quite an ordeal to get it out of the tank, and then even more so to get it back in properly. If its not seated properly (or the wrong pump is used) then you run out of...
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 30th January 2022, 03:06 PM
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Posted By MikkiJayne
Classic fuel pump symptoms. Amazon has genuine...

Classic fuel pump symptoms. Amazon has genuine pumps silly cheap at the moment: VDO 405-052-002-001Z (https://amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0068MTPVE). Delivery is a tad vague for some reason, but...
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