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Changed oil pump still no oil pressure put pump back in minus dist shaft and spun pump with drill nothing

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You either are not engaging the oil pump drive, did you reinstall oil pick-up tube and you are running the drill motor clockwise correct. Other than that did you prime new pump

Posted on Apr 25, 2017

Testimonial: "Yes l pulled sump off cleaned out bits of guides and tensioner spring cleaned pick up stained and refitted engine start okay but still no oil into filter"

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    John Wade Apr 26, 2017

    Guides? As in valve guides? Or are you talking the oil pump lock sleeve.
    Using a drill motor or even a speed handle with the oil filter off if everything is bolted up correct you should have oil to the filter outlet.



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