fuel return line

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  1. maverickoutlaw

    maverickoutlaw Member

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    Has anyone used the fuel vapor line on there maverick as a fuel return line?
    thanx ray
     
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    71gold Frank Cooper Supporting Member

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    is this for...EFI?
    if so I use the corvette fuel filter with the built in regulator (1999 corvette) they are set at 58 psi. no up front return line needed.
    my Atomic EFI said not to use a vapor line for a return. something about the fuel needs to return under the fuel level and not sprayed on top of it.
     
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    Any pictures that you can show. Currently doing the msd sending unit mod but not sure Where to put return line location either to tank or sending unit cap.
     
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    71gold Frank Cooper Supporting Member

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    my in tank pump has a return port.
     

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    ---- 1976 Comet --- 1974 Maverick- - '61 Comet T'Bolt Six ---- 'quite a few projects ...
    I set up my '74 Maverick with a Supercharger and needed a return for the boost ref'd regulator. I considered using the vapor return but isn't built for any pressure. I plumbed a 3/8 return line following feed from tank and use the filler tube in trunk to add retun port.

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    What pump is that and did it fit in the hole without modification
     
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    71gold Frank Cooper Supporting Member

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    the pump is ...Crown Vic. the tank was modded with the ring for it.
     

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    I maybe steeling that mod.
    Thanks
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