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Old 07-25-2013, 05:01 PM
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Originally Posted by OM617YOTA View Post
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What could have I boogered up during removal and reinstallation to cause the VP to knock like that? ...
Bearings worn?

Copper PTFE piston ring deed?

Did you use a gasket between the pump body and the block / did you RTV it?
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