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Waiting on the eBay electric fuel pump to show up for the C165. Only thing I'm not sure about is what to do with the old mechanical one. Do I just leave it in place or do I need to make a cover plate with the a gasket and remove it?

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Covers can be bought for the fuel pump hole, but I would be inclined to put a loop of hose from out to in and leaver it unless it gives a problem. 

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leave it. 

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6 hours ago, R. L. Addison said:

Covers can be bought for the fuel pump hole, but I would be inclined to put a loop of hose from out to in and leaver it unless it gives a problem. 

that's what I did

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Can be had here http://www.kirkengines.com/

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He's got real nice electric pumps too.... A little pricey but nice!

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