[T3] Bad day at the (FI) office

Jim Adney jadney at VWType3.org
Wed Mar 16 07:07:11 PDT 2016

On 15 Mar 2016 at 21:23, Mike Fisher wrote:

> My prime switch button just broke off!

Sorry about that, but it's just a cheap little switch. You can get a 
replacement from Radio Shack. Get the one with the red button, which 
is Normally Open, but the Radio Shack info doesn't tell you that.

I'm working on a different switch that comes with a very nice heavy 
duty toggle switch. I'll still keep the old version, but this new 
version has 3 positions: OFF/ NORMAL/(Prime), where the (  ) indicate 
momentary contact. This lets you disable the pump, as a possible 
security measure, or to let the engine use up excess fuel if it's 

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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