I thought the bleed hole let you know when the pump was shot.
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Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 5:31 PM
Subject: RE: RE: Spitfire Water Pump... oops...
> Quoting Joe Curry <spitlist@COX.NET>:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 12:28 PM
> > After looking at the assembly, I see what you are talking about. The
> > pump itself is symmetrical and can be mounted in any of 3 positions. I
> > doubt seriously if it really makes any differenced which way it is
> > positioned unless you have an early type with a grease zerk for
> > lubricating the pump.
> If the bleed hole is for bleeding off air, that suggestes it should be at
> top, shurely?