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2790Re: [bmw e28] quick power lag?

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  • steve
    Aug 31, 2004
      From what I have been told by many, change the transfer pump before the
      engine pump fails as well. There is an easy mod/quickfix on the net that
      uses a $40 chevy vega fuel pump. I don't want to know what a BMW pump might
      cost, especially here in Canada.
      Steve
      Vancouver Island
      87 535i
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Chris Trevelyan" <ctrevelyan@...>
      To: <bmwe28@...>
      Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2004 1:32 AM
      Subject: Re: [bmw e28] quick power lag?


      > Thanks Ron & Blake,
      >
      > I'll check the fuel relay & its contacts, but if its the transfer
      pump in the fuel tank - is that an expensive job? If so, can the problem
      wait a while (besides the annoyance), or is it something I should get on
      right away?
      >
      > Take Care,
      > Chris
      >
      > 86 535i
      > White Rock, BC
      >
      >
      > check the transfer pump in the fuel tank. mine did the
      > exact same lag. the main pump still runs the car, but
      > the tank pump helps a lot.
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Blake Nancarrow
      > To: 'bmwe28@...'
      > Sent: Monday, August 30, 2004 6:49 AM
      > Subject: [bmw e28] quick power lag?
      >
      >
      > On August 30, 2004 5:28 AM, Chris Trevelyan wrote:
      > > A quick question though - I've noticed an occasional
      > power lag for a
      > > half second or so, especially but not always after I
      > pop into 2nd gear. Is
      > > this some sort of vacuum leak, or something else?
      >
      > Check the fuel relay and its contacts, one of the
      > "outboard" relays on the fuse box.
      >
      > Blake
      >
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