Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD - Fuel Pump identification for use with Veg oil

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Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD - Fuel Pump identification for use with Veg oil

Post by JacobsMess »

Sorry but it's basically a Synergie, I'm about to purchase a Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD 1999 but I'm not sure if they all run Bosch or some run Lucas (bad for veg) Injector Pumps.
Can anyone clarify if this is the case?
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Re: Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD - Fuel Pump identification for use with Veg oil

Post by RichardW »

It could be either, but most of the later versions of this engine were Bosch. You would need to see it, or a photo of it, to confirm - if it's got a flying saucer on the top it's Bosch.

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Re: Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD - Fuel Pump identification for use with Veg oil

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See the attached for pictures of the engine including what I think is a bosch pump
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Re: Fiat Ulysse 1.9TD - Fuel Pump identification for use with Veg oil

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That is indeed a Bosch pump. A Bosch AS3 to be precise... Mostly mechanical but with electronic timing control.

Fine for use with straight veg. oil.