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Oil Pump Xu9


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#1
Thijs_Rallye

Thijs_Rallye
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Joined: 05 Feb 2006
  • Name:Thijs Vanlier
  • Location:Limburg, Holland
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Hi,

 

Does anyone know if the oil pump halves are matched pairs? Or can I just swap them around?

 

I will have to extend the pickup on my pump and it would be much more handy to extend one of the pickups I have lying around and then swap it over to my pump. Since I don't have a lift available at home I'll have to do it elsewhere where I can't let the car on the lift until the extension is done.

 

 

Cheers,

Thijs



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B1ack_Mi16

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Joined: 03 Jan 2004
  • Location:Trondheim, Norway

I would say they're not matched, so you can just get one modified and swap it when done.

 

But might be different between different type of pumps, i.e. XU10J4TE/XUD11 pump has larger internal gears than the regular 1.9/2.0 16v pumps etc.



#3
welshpug

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  • Name:Mei
  • Location:Bridgend

you can pull the whole pump out fine, bit fiddly but possible.