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Old 10-12-2009, 04:24 PM
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SD/ aftermarket fuel build

What type of fuel pressure could I maintain with a SD fuel pump and would it maintain enough volume with my stg1s.
I will also be installing a regulated return system.
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Old 10-12-2009, 09:21 PM
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I would think the regulator would control maximum pressure.
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ya, but i am going to install an adjustable regulator.
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Holds my 2's just fine.
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It should hold pressure for Is or IIs just fine. I'd set the pressure around 50psi or so. More pressure doesn't mean more power. In fact when I ran mine up to much, around 80psi) I actually lost power.
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Holds my 2's just fine.
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It should hold pressure for Is or IIs just fine. I'd set the pressure around 50psi or so. More pressure doesn't mean more power. In fact when I ran mine up to much, around 80psi) I actually lost power.
Thanks guys, Ya,running lower pressure should save some life on my pump too.
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