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Old 08-26-2014, 10:30 PM
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NO START AFTER WVO.......

I have been running WVO for about 6 years in my 2000PSD CC/LB, and run a golden fuel system....

I recently had the WVO tank out for body and paint work, and it was out for about a month. I installed the tank and hooked everything back up today, filled the tank with clean WVO and a new filter......I drove it, switched her over to VEG and after about 20 minutes, it quit running. It acted like there was air in the lines and shuttered to a halt. It was to be expected there be air in the lines, and I didn't purge it before startup....so this is where I am...

I drained the fuel bowl, switched it back to diesel and sat on the side of the road and cranked it over after cycling the key.....It was popping, but not starting. I removed the fuel bowl filter, drained the fuel bowl and made sure I was getting fuel into the bowl. I again drained the bowl, filled it back up with fresh diesel and replaced the filter, as I have done several times in the past with out problems....I cannot get her to start. It just cranks.

any suggestions?
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Old 08-27-2014, 01:57 AM
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id start with, leaving the wvo on hold bud. Check all the fuses, especially the #30-30amp fuse which the pcm/idm is controlled by. Its also jhooked to the fuelbowl heater. You got the exact symptom of that fuse being blown.
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