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Old 05-29-2011, 03:04 PM   #41
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Dr_Bean
 
Joined: Jul 2004
Location: The Netherlands
Oddometer: 104
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Originally Posted by fmfpunk View Post
What happens if the pump diode is bad? How do you know? Is it bad to run it like that?
IF the diode is 'shorted': the pump doesn't work at all, just draws a lot of current.
IF the diode is gone/open this will normally give extra strong sparking/arcing on the contact breakers. For my kit this doesn't matter: The kit has its own diode.

DO NOT reverse circuit the pump and/or kit! you can also not do this with the original pump! you might even blow-up your ECU!
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