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Old 09-30-2013, 08:12 AM   #31
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i was thinking compression fitting too, but auto repair is not my main expertise. alot of time i go to ask for compression fitting for this stuff and the guy get that "deer in the headlights" look and says; you know this is a car,right? not household plumbing. the sizes are all wrong.pfft! compression fitting always works. get me a "sharkbite" dangit ill fix this.(JOKING...DONT DO THAT)
I had to buy a 18" piece of steel line that has the special end with an O ring that fits into the fuel filter has I was not able to form the special end. The other end of the line had no flare; it came with compression fitting to connect to the long steel line. So compression fitting are used on cars. I did double flare it thou, because I can.

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Old 09-30-2013, 08:15 AM   #32
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i use 3/8 compression fittings to join those lines. My wife threw that fuel pump away about a year ago, brand new in the box, I could have sent it to you. Now I am Mad all over again
Sent the pump to whom, because if it was the set up I need. I could have picked it up

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