Most small engines will not start if the carburetor is dry. For use with portable fuel tanks and outboard engines. If it squeezes and squeezes but doesn't fill or collapse, either the check valve in the bulb is bad (or reversed) of there is an air leak somewhere. Prime Line 13/16 Inch Primer Bulb Kit Part #: W188-512 Line: PRI. Got a bulb that won't get hard? Best Seller. Premium quality rubber bulb with built in check valve offers superior resistance to U/V, ozone and alcohol enhanced fuel. $6.50. EPA Universal Marine Nylon Braided Fuel Line Outboard Primer Bulb, 3/8 inches Hose Five Oceans. Joined Sep 1, 2009 Messages 130 Reaction score 0 Points 0. An inline electric pump is more failure prone; and not necessarily bio-diesel compatible (which I do use). The priming lever on the mechanical fuel pump is just too slow. When you look at the fuel lines leading to the fuel filter and the priming bulb there appears to be air bubbles in the fuel lines. As I work through the process of evacuating air from the fuel system, it has occurred to me that a squeeze bulb way, way upstream in my fuel system would save a lot of work. Can be installed anywhere along fuel line. With the arrow pointing to the side where you pulled the hose off. The stall will also occur after a very long idle. they are two cycle engines. Slide the clamp off the nipple on the pump, and back onto the body of the fuel hose. Fuel Line [07-238] - Primer Bulb (7002) For use with 1/4 to 5/16 I.D. Total Saving: £17 (46%) Quantity: Buy Now More Information. Disconnect the fuel line from the engine side of the bulb. The ID of the fuel line is 5/16" (8 mm). Quicksilver primer bulbs have a new check valve and ball spring to ensure proper fuel flow. E. exudedude Well-Known Member. was - $10.98 | 11% OFF. Fuel line varies a lot between manufacturers and some is better than others. Join Date Dec 2016 Location Lake St Louis, mo Posts 3,485 Post Thanks / Like Likes (Given) 6235 Likes (Received) 1582 … Attwood Corporation has been an award-winning leader in engineering, testing, and manufacturing the highest quality marine products for over 100 years. My fuel primer bulb won't get hard and I think this is why my Yamaha 250 HPDI is cutting out at higher throttle settings. Same goes for the primer bulb. MOELLER UNIVERSAL FUEL LINE ASSEMBLY (Moeller Manufacturing Co) 034390-10LPA: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. Homeport: GULF SHORES AL. If it collapses, something is blocked prior to the bulb. I have never had "bad" fuel line, but I have had some that was very difficult to remove from fittings or tore when removing it. The fuel bulb is located next to the Racor; it's not touching anything that could cause it to chafe, and IF there were a raging fire in close proximity it would have either cracked the glass filter bowl or burned through a hose as easily as it would have melted the squeeze bulb. Advertisement #2 06-17-2012, 06:02 PM Jimmy Jig. Prime Line 13/16 Inch Fuel Primer Bulb Part #: 7-04948 Line: PRI. Anywhere between the fuel tank and the fuel pump. Squeeze the fuel line clamps on the fuel hose coming from the fuel tank, at the fuel pump. but when i am going slow. EPA/CARB Fuel Line Kit for OMC, Johnson & Evinrude, 6 ft x 3/8 inches Hose FO-4281 Five Oceans. $9.80. $35.99 . the boat has not been used in two years. Primer Bulb Fuel Filter Line Hose for Craftsman 358794773 944518252 358794760 . Primer bulb is injection molded for strength and durability; Alcohol-resistant, suitable for use with leaded and non-leaded fuels; For easy replacement on any portable fuel line; Double check valve for quick priming and unrestricted flow; Non-corrosive, galvanized hose clamps; $9.99. Reply. I have initially replaced the fuel line and bulb twice with no improvement. I've found the inline bulb primers for outboard motors, but they are huge and there's really no where to put it on this ATV without it getting snagged on something and torn off. Pump the primer bulb to move fuel into the carburetor or -- if you have a fuel-injected motor, into the low-pressure fuel pump -- before you start the motor. Daniel Conti says. The fewer breaks you have in lines between the filter and the carbs the better. Homeport: Charlotte Harbor, FL : OLD HOUSEBOATER RO# 9099. It fits easily in your hand, and pumps fuel quickly. Fuel line does not need to be extremely tight on fittings. X 80 Inch: 034390-10LPA: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. Fully compatible with Ethanol blended fuels. Remove Advertisements. For security and peace of mind, pack this fuel primer bulb along with you on your next camping trip. Steering Hose; Instrumentation & Electrical. Squeeze Bulb Priming Kit; Fuel Fittings; SMX 501 Filter Head Kit ; SMX 601 Filter Head Kit; USCG Approved Fuel Lines; Steering Systems. Yep fuel line could have a loose liner and sucking shut. Check all the fuel lines for deterioration replace any fuel lines that are hard or rub off black in your hands. The cut rubber eventually frays and rots and heads on down the line towards the carbs. Fuel Line Squeeze Bulb Safety When replacing engines, the original FireFly squeeze bulb dried out and became very stiff. On the performance side though a restriction is, for the most part, a restriction. Then, stick your finger on the hose barb. Wallhanger : Join Date: May … Thanks in advance! Hands up, how many thought otherwise? Select a store to see pricing & availability Diameter (in): 13/16 Inch. The primer bulb is a big help when the fuel lines have been disconnected for transporting. was - $7.28 | 11% OFF. Point the arrow skywards as gravity will greatly improve the efficiency of the valves. Equip your boat with the best?this primer bulb will get your fuel flowing while easily exceeding environmental regulations. However, it is also desirable that you locate it where you can get to it without pulling the seat out. OLD HOUSEBOATER The French fries are cold so we gave you extra. Special Offer Price £ Currency Converter. Thread: Replaced Fuel line and bulb and it won't Prime. Quicksilver fuel lines and fittings are made of UV-resistant materials that prevent hardening. When installed, squeeze bulbs have to be placed at an appropriate height and distance from the fuel tank’s level. Regarding the standard practices for fuel line rigging in regard to a primer bulb and an external-to-engine canister-type fuel filter, my understanding of where and how to place the filter and primer bulb is based on the recommendation of the fuel filter manufacturer, which in my case is RACOR. On an early MZ 34 start up, something obstructed the fuel intake and the new squeeze bulb collapsed shutting off the fuel to the engine. the moment i give it all she's got the right engine glass filter runs out of gas. The lower in altitude the better from the standpoint of getting a quick prime of the squeeze bulb. Pump the bulb until it is firm to the touch. Normally: £33.99. Outboard Fuel Lines & Fittings. they start and run great. Thinking I should put in the new fuel lines from the bulb to the tank I dont think they have been replaced. fuel line. I use a 15 gallon poly marine fuel tank (Walmart). absolute RO# 31985. I purchased a NAPA replacement bulb. The fuel inlet needle in the carburetor is stuck open allowing fuel to flow freely into the engine causing your issue. $24.99. The carburetor must be removed ,disassembled, cleaned and have a carb kit installed. I've found similar items for R/C cars put they have 1/16" lines and are way too small. Does the bulb squeeze and stay collapsed or does it just keep squeezing but not filling? soon after that the fuel line bulb collapses. Features. Thread Tools . August 11, 2020 at 10:58 pm. My fuel pump allows fuel to flow through it when the bulb is squeezed, but I've heard that some pumps won't. Steering Cylinder Rams; Helm Pumps; Auto Pilot Pumps; Rudder Angle Indicators; Custom MSH-6 3/8 in. Best Seller. (U-STR) Just measure and cut the fuel hose to meet your requirements. Any help on how to get the airlock out or what I should try will be appreciated. The carburetor is a part of the engine that mixes fuel and air together to make a combustion. Competitor primer bulbs have an inferior check valve that can stick when it’s closed. Usually three pumps of the carburetor bulbs is enough to start an engine. The squeeze bulb is a great idea and something that should be on your boat for emergency use when needed. I replaced the bulb and it will not get hard. $35.99. Step 3. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Crappie.com 3K Star General * Crappie.com Supporter. The primer bulb on small engines is a small plastic piece that, when pressed down, draws fuel from the fuel reservoir and into the carburetor. Steering Hose; Instrumentation & Electrical. The result? Universal Fuel Line And Bulb - 10mm. It’s simple, practical, and does the job you need it to. It could also make this a solution that would be more easy to implement out in the field. it is a 1993 robalo with twin engines same year 200 hp each. The primers on chain saws and etc. A soft bulb after every use of the motor. I don't like the idea of mounting one in line as it also gives you 4 more places to let air into the system. EPA Fuel Line Kit for All Yamaha and Mercury Engine and Original Mercury Fuel Tank Up to 1998 FO-4285 Five Oceans. Sponsored Links WalleyeCentral.com. Delivers up to 60% more output per pump than those of leading competitors. The fuel lines are 1/4" dia. I noticed it was much more flaccid than the original. X 80 Inch: $54.99: $43.82: In Stock: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. Let go of the primer bulb. Posted - Jul 05 2010 : 01:05:14 . Meets EPA low permeation mandates Topic: Primer bulb won't stay hard (i.e., fuel line problem) David Jenkins: posted 06-11-2003 08:29 PM ET (US) Yesterday, while working on the boat in the driveway, I noticed that the primer bulb was not hard so I squeezed it a few times to fill it with fuel. The engine that mixes fuel and air together to make a combustion 1/4-5/16 I.d! 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