The primer bulb is a big help when the fuel lines have been disconnected for transporting. Remove Advertisements. If it collapses, something is blocked prior to the bulb. Yep fuel line could have a loose liner and sucking shut. SRP: £36.99. Posted - Jul 05 2010 : 01:05:14 . 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. 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. Join Date Dec 2016 Location Lake St Louis, mo Posts 3,485 Post Thanks / Like Likes (Given) 6235 Likes (Received) 1582 … Sea Foam will not fix this issue. I've found similar items for R/C cars put they have 1/16" lines and are way too small. Steering Cylinder Rams; Helm Pumps; Auto Pilot Pumps; Rudder Angle Indicators; Custom MSH-6 3/8 in. Fully compatible with Ethanol blended fuels. the fuel line and primer bulb causing *both* valves to open thus allow fuel to free flow through the bulb. Fuel line does not need to be extremely tight on fittings. It’s simple, practical, and does the job you need it to. 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. but when i am going slow. Total Saving: £17 (46%) Quantity: Buy Now More Information. absolute RO# 31985. Homeport: Charlotte Harbor, FL : OLD HOUSEBOATER RO# 9099. Reply. The fuel lines are 1/4" dia. Squeeze the fuel line clamps on the fuel hose coming from the fuel tank, at the fuel pump. $35.99. I purchased a NAPA replacement bulb. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Crappie.com 3K Star General * Crappie.com Supporter. was - $7.28 | 11% OFF. Outboard Fuel Lines & Fittings. Sponsored Links WalleyeCentral.com. The carburetor must be removed ,disassembled, cleaned and have a carb kit installed. it is a 1993 robalo with twin engines same year 200 hp each. The ID of the fuel line is 5/16" (8 mm). Fuel Line Squeeze Bulb Safety When replacing engines, the original FireFly squeeze bulb dried out and became very stiff. fuel line. Thinking I should put in the new fuel lines from the bulb to the tank I dont think they have been replaced. was - $10.98 | 11% OFF. Hands up, how many thought otherwise? Select a store to see pricing & availability Diameter (in): 13/16 Inch. I replaced the bulb and it will not get hard. The fewer breaks you have in lines between the filter and the carbs the better. Thanks in advance! I use a 15 gallon poly marine fuel tank (Walmart). Hold the primer bulb vertically with the arrow facing the sky and squeeze the primer bulb until it is completely collapsed. The cut rubber eventually frays and rots and heads on down the line towards the carbs. X 80 Inch: $54.99: $43.82: In Stock: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. $6.50. An inline electric pump is more failure prone; and not necessarily bio-diesel compatible (which I do use). For security and peace of mind, pack this fuel primer bulb along with you on your next camping trip. Fuel Line [07-238] - Primer Bulb (7002) For use with 1/4 to 5/16 I.D. E. exudedude Well-Known Member. Daniel Conti says. Thread: Replaced Fuel line and bulb and it won't Prime. Got a bulb that won't get hard? Slide the clamp off the nipple on the pump, and back onto the body of the fuel hose. Fuel line varies a lot between manufacturers and some is better than others. It could also make this a solution that would be more easy to implement out in the field. they start and run great. Meets EPA low permeation mandates the moment i give it all she's got the right engine glass filter runs out of gas. 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 carburetor is a part of the engine that mixes fuel and air together to make a combustion. OLD HOUSEBOATER The French fries are cold so we gave you extra. The primers on chain saws and etc. These bulbs prime empty fuel lines so fuel can be brought through the outboard engine’s pumping system and into the engine. Fuel Line Filter Primer Bulb Kit For Poulan Weedeater Craftsman Trimmer Blower. Check all the fuel lines for deterioration replace any fuel lines that are hard or rub off black in your hands. The result? Homeport: GULF SHORES AL. Normally: £33.99. Prime Line 13/16 Inch Primer Bulb Kit Part #: W188-512 Line: PRI. Step 3. Compare. Best Seller. The squeeze bulb is a great idea and something that should be on your boat for emergency use when needed. 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. $5.50 . When installed, squeeze bulbs have to be placed at an appropriate height and distance from the fuel tank’s level. Competitor primer bulbs have an inferior check valve that can stick when it’s closed. Let go of the primer bulb. Are we clear on this? The stall will also occur after a very long idle. 530058709 Primer Bulb Fuel Filter Line Hose For Poulan Craftsman Weed Eater . My fuel pump allows fuel to flow through it when the bulb is squeezed, but I've heard that some pumps won't. Wallhanger : Join Date: May … I noticed it was much more flaccid than the original. Special Offer Price £ Currency Converter. I just had an interesting event with air in my diesel system. Features. Pump the bulb until it is firm to the touch. Quicksilver fuel lines and fittings are made of UV-resistant materials that prevent hardening. X 80 Inch: 034390-10LPA: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. MOELLER UNIVERSAL FUEL LINE ASSEMBLY (Moeller Manufacturing Co) 034390-10LPA: 034390-10LPA - Universal Fuel Line Assembly, 3/8 Inch I.d. Thread Tools . soon after that the fuel line bulb collapses. Squeeze bulbs are especially crucial since the integral fuel pumping system needs liquid to function. $24.99. It fits easily in your hand, and pumps fuel quickly. I have initially replaced the fuel line and bulb twice with no improvement. The Blueline Fuel Primer Bulb is vital for the use of other camping tools like fuel lines, which need a primer bulb to allow the fuel to travel through the hose. 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. 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. they are two cycle engines. Premium Heavy Duty 4 mtr Fuel Line And Bulb Outboard Kit. Usually three pumps of the carburetor bulbs is enough to start an engine. While workig for a couple of summers as an O/B mechanic you have no idea how many we would replace for sucking in air and/or leaking when the engine wasn't running. The lower in altitude the better from the standpoint of getting a quick prime of the squeeze bulb. Squeeze Bulb Priming Kit; Fuel Fittings; SMX 501 Filter Head Kit; SMX 601 Filter Head Kit; USCG Approved Fuel Lines; Steering Systems. Then, stick your finger on the hose barb. $35.99 . the boat has not been used in two years. Same goes for the primer bulb. Prime Line 13/16 Inch Fuel Primer Bulb Part #: 7-04948 Line: PRI. With the arrow pointing to the side where you pulled the hose off. (U-STR) Just measure and cut the fuel hose to meet your requirements. Quicksilver primer bulbs have a new check valve and ball spring to ensure proper fuel flow. Steering Hose; Instrumentation & Electrical. 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. EPA/CARB Fuel Line Kit for OMC, Johnson & Evinrude, 6 ft x 3/8 inches Hose FO-4281 Five Oceans. 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. Delivers up to 60% more output per pump than those of leading competitors. Point the arrow skywards as gravity will greatly improve the efficiency of the valves. Universal Fuel Line And Bulb - 10mm. Parts Reloaded Primer Bulb - For use with 1/4-5/16 inch I.D. Squeeze Bulb Priming Kit; Fuel Fittings; SMX 501 Filter Head Kit ; SMX 601 Filter Head Kit; USCG Approved Fuel Lines; Steering Systems. Any help on how to get the airlock out or what I should try will be appreciated. I start the car and after a few seconds it will then stall and to get it started again I have to squeeze the priming bulb on the left hand side of the engine to get it started again. Rubber bulb in-line primer comes complete with built in check valve. Most small engines will not start if the carburetor is dry. EPA Fuel Line Kit for All Yamaha and Mercury Engine and Original Mercury Fuel Tank Up to 1998 FO-4285 Five Oceans. Premium quality rubber bulb with built in check valve offers superior resistance to U/V, ozone and alcohol enhanced fuel. Advertisement #2 06-17-2012, 06:02 PM Jimmy Jig. Steering Cylinder Rams; Helm Pumps; Auto Pilot Pumps; Rudder Angle Indicators; Custom MSH-6 3/8 in. A soft bulb after every use of the motor. The fuel inlet needle in the carburetor is stuck open allowing fuel to flow freely into the engine causing your issue. However, it is also desirable that you locate it where you can get to it without pulling the seat out. Does the bulb squeeze and stay collapsed or does it just keep squeezing but not filling? 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. Joined Sep 1, 2009 Messages 130 Reaction score 0 Points 0. The priming lever on the mechanical fuel pump is just too slow. $9.80. Equip your boat with the best?this primer bulb will get your fuel flowing while easily exceeding environmental regulations. 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. Anywhere between the fuel tank and the fuel pump. 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. It just needs to be tight enough to seal and to stay in place under normal operating circumstances. Primer Bulb Fuel Filter Line Hose for Craftsman 358794773 944518252 358794760 . Upgrade older tanks to the latest low-permeation fuel line standards with this fuel line assembly. Steering Hose; Instrumentation & Electrical. EPA Universal Marine Nylon Braided Fuel Line Outboard Primer Bulb, 3/8 inches Hose Five Oceans. Best Seller. 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. Re: Fuel Filter Before Or After Primer Bulb ... Before the filter. Can be installed anywhere along fuel line. Attwood Corporation has been an award-winning leader in engineering, testing, and manufacturing the highest quality marine products for over 100 years. was - $6.16 | 11% OFF. For use with portable fuel tanks and outboard engines. August 11, 2020 at 10:58 pm. Show Printable Version; Email this Page… 10-07-2019, 08:07 AM #1. hdhntr. Disconnect the fuel line from the engine side of the bulb. 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. 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