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ttiger 06-09-2012 11:19 PM

GL1500 fuel pump replacement with - Napa P72190 pump is easy fix
 
I did some research and found that the Napa P72190 fuel pump ($60) runs at 15 GPH and about 2.5-3.5 psi which is closer to the stock 10 GPH. The Delphi and Airtex pumps listed in other posts are running at +/- 20 GPH.

I bought the Napa pump today along with a fuel strainer for the inlet Napa FS0009 ($8).

I followed the instructions on http://www.berrysweb.com/1500_fuel_pump.htm

AZgl1500 EDIT: berrysweb is gone as of 8/28/2012

The same article has been archived at:
https://www.yousendit.com/download/T...QXBmVGFGa2NUQw




The Napa pump comes with a rubber sleeve that fits around the pump and fits into the metal band on the Wing's pump bracket perfectly. It also comes with two connecting wires with fittings on them. I unscrewed the old wires and installed the new ones in their place. The length was perfect. I installed a new piece of 5/16 fuel line and it was done.

I put it back in the tank and after priming it, the bike fired right up! Best $70 I've spent.



EDIT: this pump produces 2.5 psi as measured by a fuel gauge.

John Goodell 06-10-2012 03:11 AM

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Thanks ttiger.

Waldorf 06-10-2012 03:40 AM

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+ another one here. The documents are now filed. Thank you.



Regards, Tony.

Keith Davidson 06-10-2012 05:15 AM

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Thanks ttiger.

Have some Mana for your hard work.:claps:

Heffo 06-10-2012 06:35 AM

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Thanks ttiger and welcome to the forum.

ob1jeeper 06-10-2012 10:48 PM

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Welcome...

AND... Cool Beans... GREAT info... Thanx for sharing...:applause::applause:

NeedleNick 06-10-2012 11:07 PM

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Good work ttiger!
Just curious, is the 15 gph your own measurement or the advertised flow rate. I'm the berrysweb guy and previous experience has shown that sometimes the advertised flow is not always what you get.

77Pinto 06-11-2012 07:43 AM

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THANK YOU!



Bill

Keith Davidson 06-11-2012 08:27 AM

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Hi Needlenick. I think you did a great job with your barrysweb.com site you deserve a lot of credit for what you did there. Re 1500 fule pump

Thanks a lot.:claps:

Keith

ttiger 06-11-2012 01:30 PM

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The flow rate was what the spec sheet said. I remember you saying they all tended to run higher.

I am finishing the other stuff on the bike and I'll start riding it to see how it works out.


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