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85gtsblackman
03-16-2008, 03:22 PM
ok so the fuel pump on my beloved 3rs gen died, upon doing a tune up, i manage to strip one of the plug holes, i thought i had fixed it

this morning i finished installing my walbro 255lph pump, car fired right up after 3 gallons of gas

but... "ROOOOOM RRRROOOOM sputter sputter...fafft fafft fafft fafft."

great plug blew out , so i guess im going to get a kit that puts in a part that will fix the hole, they have it at advance auto

will update, if it really fucks up im just gonna pull the whole engine and rebuild

Trance4c
03-16-2008, 03:58 PM
uh oh, so the plug threads are really done now huh?

85gtsblackman
03-16-2008, 11:35 PM
yeah

it was a matter of time(semi long story from when i 1st got the car)

andy
03-17-2008, 05:29 AM
my 3rd gen had a stripped plug also. it would miss now and again. suxxor. its dead now anyway. poor car.

85gtsblackman
03-17-2008, 05:55 AM
wait wtf happened to it

Sean
03-17-2008, 06:14 AM
wait wtf happened to it

SHRINK your SIGNATURE NOW, or I will ban you until you do. You have 10 minutes.

CriScO
03-17-2008, 06:16 AM
Why put in the thread repair? Seems like a great excuse to build a new head to me.

Or there's always the 22R-TEC... :)