View Full Version : my n.o.s. carter fuel pump is ticking.

08-09-2013, 08:45 PM
I recently changed the fuel filter on my 63 Champ 299 4V,due to bad fuel flow.then it hit Me,wow it's been 2 years that I did the engine swap.and at that time I installed a n.o.s. carter fuel pump,and it is working just fine being of origional material.Dave T told Me to use it as Carter used good inners,well so far so good <G> "so ya it's still ticking"

08-10-2013, 06:34 PM
Several of mine have lasted between 20 and 30 years before rupturing the Diaphragm and leaking fuel, even with the last 10 to 15 years being run on 10% Ethanol.

But eventually you will need to install the Alcohol resistant Rubber Parts Rebuild Kit, probably sooner is better, mine have leaked externally, but they can leak INTERNALLY, not good.