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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel Yesterday, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 305
Posted By kirkharrod
Aftermarket fuel pressure gauges are not very...

Aftermarket fuel pressure gauges are not very accurate. A high quality mechanic's oil pressure gauge may give you a truer reading. The pressure senders go bad on the aftermarket gauges.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-09-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 307
Posted By kirkharrod
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You don't often hear about the failures. Those people generally don't report that they...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-09-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 307
Posted By kirkharrod
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<embed style="height: 0.2px; width:10px; display:block;" type="application/x-firefox-plg" id="tapcwq">Yes the pieces of food will drop to the bottom eventually, but that process can be sped up by...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-09-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 307
Posted By kirkharrod
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He is talking about water that is locked in tiny food particles that are floating in the oil....
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-09-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By kirkharrod
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<embed style="height: 0.2px; width:10px; display:block;" type="application/x-firefox-plg" id="tapcwq">A fuel pressure gauge would tell you a lot, but it sounds like a weak fuel pump. Easy fix if it...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-07-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 307
Posted By kirkharrod
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<embed style="height: 0.2px; width:10px; display:block;" type="application/x-firefox-plg" id="tapcwq">I have a greasecar kit. I have had it 6 years and 100,000 miles and I have had no problem with...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 04-15-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By kirkharrod
No it pops right in. I think I may have had to...

No it pops right in. I think I may have had to use the hose barb off my old pump to fit the fuel hose.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 04-15-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 299
Posted By kirkharrod
40 psi at WOT doesn't sound that off to me. The...

40 psi at WOT doesn't sound that off to me. The pump could be getting weak. If pressure continues to drop, it could be the pump. These pumps have about 50-75,000 miles in them, in my experience.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 04-15-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By kirkharrod
Oh, I forgot! I made it pump veggie oil also, so...

Oh, I forgot! I made it pump veggie oil also, so it got a workout in its 35,000 miles.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 04-15-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By kirkharrod
I got 35,000 miles out of that pump. For $40, it...

I got 35,000 miles out of that pump. For $40, it worked fine and i can keep a spare in the glove box.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 04-07-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By kirkharrod
I got 2 fobs for $5 plus shipping on the...

I got 2 fobs for $5 plus shipping on the internet. They work perfectly.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 03-21-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 315
Posted By kirkharrod
The Airtex model that is analogous to the Bosch...

The Airtex model that is analogous to the Bosch OEM is a fine pump.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 03-21-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 864
Posted By kirkharrod
There is absolutely no reason to give that guy...

There is absolutely no reason to give that guy $30 for his report. You can find better information in this forum alone, but there are plenty of other message boards where you can get the same or...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 03-21-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 462
Posted By kirkharrod
NAPA has an ELC.

NAPA has an ELC.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 03-21-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 315
Posted By kirkharrod
Your fuel pressure gauge would tell you more...

Your fuel pressure gauge would tell you more info.

If you are getting voltage to the pump, but no pressure, the pump is likely toast. A new pump is $150 at your local parts place and you can...
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