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post #1 of 5 Old 11-23-2012, 03:59 PM Thread Starter
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Arrow Deleting Fuel pump / efuel

To delete the fuel pump, there will be a hole in the valley where the mechanical pump goes. How do I block that hole when I remove the pump? Freeze plug? What size?

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I think everyone uses a 7/8 freeze plug. Its a tad small so a lot of people dimple the sides for a better fit.
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Thanks. Ill see if I can get one at the parts house.


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I think everyone uses a 7/8 freeze plug. Its a tad small so a lot of people dimple the sides for a better fit.
what he said. you can buy one from napa for 20ish cents or buy the proper size (.892) from ford for $9

7/8 is .875

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Got it. I used a 7/8 from napa. Smeared some permatex black on there and tapped her in flush.

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