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Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-12-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 142
Read First:Poll: Biodiesel Roll Call
Views: 41,116
Posted By Fett Affen
methanol source

I live in the Inland Empire and I get my methanol from Merit Oil. Last I paid was about $250.00 plus the drum charge. You are also going to need a source for KOH. That is what I have been using...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 03-27-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By Fett Affen
I live in the forsaken state of California, ULSD...

I live in the forsaken state of California, ULSD is all we get. Glad you get to run the good stuff.....for now.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 03-26-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By Fett Affen
Low sulfur diesel is not good for your engine. ...

Low sulfur diesel is not good for your engine. Add a lubricant, according to the study that I read a while back, 2%-5% biodiesel is by far the best fuel lubricant out there.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 11-08-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Fett Affen
The first air dog lasted 75000 miles, the reason...

The first air dog lasted 75000 miles, the reason it quit was that when I took it to a motor rebuilder, he discovered that the springs that put pressure on the brushes were installed backwards and...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 11-08-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Fett Affen
Problem is, mine is a 6.0 and requires a minimum...

Problem is, mine is a 6.0 and requires a minimum of 45 psi. What does the 7.3 require? Federal Mogul (Carter) makes a brushless inline that is rated for B100 but I can't find specs on it.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 11-07-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Fett Affen
fuel pump

I am on my third air dog ll and this one started sounding like a garbage disposal after about 3000 miles, the second one lost pressure after about 2000 miles. What pumps are you guys using with...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 08-01-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fett Affen
Thanks for all your timely advice. I removed the...

Thanks for all your timely advice. I removed the black rubber thing and just ran a dip tube down to the bottom of the tank. Any thing that might get in the tank and drawn up goes thru the filter...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 08-01-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Fett Affen
running out of fuel

I have a 2004 6.0, replaced the factory fuel pump with an Air Dog II, not long afterwards, it would run out of fuel at 1/4 tank. Gauge is not wrong as I pumped 8 gallons out of tank. I pulled the...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 08-29-2011, 12:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Fett Affen
Bio in 6.0

I live in So.Cal and have been making bio for 2-1/2 years and have 62K running 100%. It doesn't have quite the power as evidenced on a dyno but I have found that when I have to haul a load then I...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 08-28-2011, 11:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By Fett Affen
small filter

I have a 2004 6.0 and I replaced the fuel pump with an airdog, no problem with the spin on filter, however, looking for just the small filter is proving to be extremely difficult. I have called a...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 08-07-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,369
Posted By Fett Affen
B100 in a 6.0

I have been running B100 in my 04 for 60,000 miles now and have not had a problem with it. It runs smoother, quieter, and doesn't smell like the acidic dino fuel. I had a chance to put the truck on...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 11-01-2009, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By Fett Affen
Rear Brake Discs

I am replacing the pads on my 2004 F-250 6.0 and for the life of me I cannot get the discs off. The Haynes manuel says to remove the caliper and the disc should just come off. What am I...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 10-02-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,335
Posted By Fett Affen
condesor problem

What is the purpose of the two differant sizes of copper tubing?
Dave
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 09-04-2009, 01:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By Fett Affen
Oak chips

I am experimenting using oak chips/shaving to filter my bio diesel. I have a 4 " PVC tube that is 3' tall, filled it 2/3 full with red oak chips. Poured 1/2 gal into it and turned the needle valve...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 08-22-2009, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 672
Posted By Fett Affen
bio vs. ford injectors

I too read that report, doesn't make sense to me. Bio has great solvent properties and that being the case, one would have to assume that the injectors would be clean, clean, clean. I have 12,000...
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