I purchased a plug and keyed switch from one of the venders whom advertise here about 5 years ago. I’ve had no issues with it. However,I also make sure my glow plugs are ALL working 100%.With that said,my truck starts instantly, so there’s no long cranking to over heat a switch. It is my...
Ok guys,I found the time today to check things out. Jumped the lop switch and it fired right up!
Robbed a switch off another motor and all is good. Also did a little pm and changed the oil and filter.
Thanks for the help. You guys are great!
Thanks for the replies. I’ll checkout the sensors first chance i get. Oil pressure has always been good,but to be honest,I never looked when this started. I’ve got a couple of “take out” motors I can rob sensors from.
What is “ lop”?
I was running my Mep 003 during a power outage when it suddenly quit. The fuel pump was still running/pumping,but the engine just stopped.
I turned the start switch and it fired right back up and continued to run until I shut it off after the power outage (4 hours).
Yesterday we had another...
Fuel distributors in northern climates “cut” their diesel with kerosene to combat “gelling”. The further north,the more kero is mixed. In all my years with heavy trucks,I never had any problems running the “cut”fuel available. However,with that said,I always added anti gel additives if the temps...
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