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Forum: HELP!
10-08-2003, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,351
Posted By Den052

Re:Bosch VE rotary pump 1993

that would be cool to have a Michigan chapter. I would definitly go to some of those events. It's hard to maintain contact with people all over the US. Local gatherings would be cool.
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Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,012
Posted By Den052

Re:Engine is missing?

Next step is to do a compression check on #6 cyl. It takes a special compression guage to check a diesel. Barring that, I would swap injectiors from #5 to #6. If the injector is bad, #5 will now...
Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,380
Posted By Den052

Re:Transmission fluid capacity

The actual capacity is about 11-12 quarts with a dry converter. I have overhauled many Dodge transmissions but no diesels. This transmission they stick behind the Cummins is a big brother of the old...
Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By Den052

Re:will this tranny fit

What we call the "overdrive" unit is basically the tail section. The part that unbolts from the main case. It has about 6-7 bolts. The 4wd unit and the 2wd unit are different. The main case of the...
Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By Den052

Re:Fuel SYStem loss of prime

The complete fuel system has to be "AIRTITE". From the tank to the lift pump and injection pump, and the return line also. Any air leakage will allow fuel to drain back. Troubleshooting takes a...
Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,837
Posted By Den052

Re:2001 cummins remote start wont keep running

Is it an aftermarket remote start? On my 1993 Dodge, I installed a remote start that had a setting for a delay of about 15 seconds. It engages the ignition circut, waits for 15 seconds, (which is...
Forum: HELP!
10-05-2003, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,351
Posted By Den052

Re:Bosch VE rotary pump 1993

Yea, Ovid is about 8 miles away from here. Say, what is the link you posted? Another chapter of Dodge owners?
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Forum: HELP!
10-04-2003, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,351
Posted By Den052

Re:Bosch VE rotary pump 1993

Thanks, I ordered the manual, your suggestion was excellent. No, it is not the power screw and I have comfirmed that the bolt indeed holds the governor and weights in place inside the pump. I found...
Forum: HELP!
10-04-2003, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,910
Posted By Den052

Re:1993 Auto Trans

It is basically a discovery by my own experience working with Allison transmissions and everything hydraulic. An Allison transmission has basically the same clutch facings and seals as a small...
Forum: HELP!
10-03-2003, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,910
Posted By Den052

Re:1993 Auto Trans

The OD is controlled by a electric solenoid in the valve body, 2 wires (one grounded). I have a wiring schematic that I could send to you to show you how simple it is to manually make it shift into...
Forum: HELP!
10-03-2003, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,351
Posted By Den052

Bosch VE rotary pump 1993

Help, my Bosch rotary pump started leaking diesel fuel out of the "Governor weight cage" retaining bolt. This bolt is directly above the 3 bolt mounting flange on the pump. It is in about the 12...
07-09-2003, 06:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,098
Posted By Den052

Re:Fuel Mileage

I have a 93 2wd (no duals) 3.60 rear end automatic, and get about 20 mpg on highway at 70 mph. BTW my automatic has an open coverter (no lockup). A lot of people I have talked to that have Ford...
06-20-2003, 07:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,286
Posted By Den052

Re:Tire size - Fuel Mileage

Increasing tire size without increasing width should most likey cause a increase in mileage. The truck will roll the same as far as rolling resistance. I have a 3.60 rear end ratio, but feel it would...
06-20-2003, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 758
Posted By Den052

Re:starting problems revisited

What year is your truck? On my 1993, the computer is only there for the cruise control, and the fourth clutch (overdrive) in the transmission (computer controlled). Other than that, the engines on...
06-20-2003, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By Den052

Re:Wouldn't start this morning!

You are probably getting air into the injection system and just by chance, it was visual on #6. I had a terrible time diagnosing a air problem and finally found the culprit. The fuel tank sending...
06-20-2003, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,351
Posted By Den052

1993 Bosch rotary idle adjustment

I have a 1st gen 5.9 with the rotary injection pump. The idle speed adjustment screw appears to be between the injection pump and the cylinder head. It appears to be almost impossible to get to. Is...
06-19-2003, 06:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,367
Posted By Den052

Re:Why a higher lift pump pressure???

Many threads posted on this one; but in a nutshell, "Liquids are not compressable" as stated before. The absolute job of the lift pump is to supply liquid fuel to the inlet port on the injection pump...
01-01-2003, 03:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,232
Posted By Den052

Re:285/75-16 Tires with 4.10 gears?

Mileage probably dropped because of the wider tire on the road. Anytime you can slow the engine down at 70 mph you usually up the fuel mileage. Myself I would like to see a cruising gear added to all...
12-26-2002, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 957
Posted By Den052

Re:$150.00 tank of Diesel

Proper procedure for starting a fuel starved 5.9. Remove bleed screw at top of fuel filter housing where line from lift pump is. Pump manual lever on lift pump until fuel spurts out of bleed screw...
Forum: HELP!
11-17-2002, 11:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By Den052

Re:no start

Let me know if you don't know how to bleed air and lack of fuel from the injection system, it's relatively easy to accomplish for a no start condition. The fuel system has to be intact as far as...
11-16-2002, 03:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 45,122
Posted By Den052

Re:leaving block heater plugged in for long periods

No problem leaving block heater plugged in for long periods. I have a fleet of school buses that I do that on. A couple of buses are not used much, so they stay plugged in for long periods with no...
11-16-2002, 02:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,232
Posted By Den052

Re:285/75-16 Tires with 4.10 gears?

Should be no problem to change sizes. You will probably notice a mileage increase. Personally myself I look for mileage in a diesel. I would like to see a 3.08 or 3.40 rear end in my Dodge. Unless...
11-07-2002, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,589
Posted By Den052

Re:P/S PUMP FOR SNOW PLOW

Very easy to do. Just use a centered hydraulic control valve mounted between the ps pump and the ps gearbox. When the lever is centered the hydraulic fluid flows through the valve to the gearbox like...
11-07-2002, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 811
Posted By Den052

Re:Oil Feed For Bypass Filter

Personally, the bypass filters for diesels were a thing of the 1960's. I would not put one on my truck. I find that changing the oil and filter at the required intervals to be much better. I have...
11-07-2002, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,172
Posted By Den052

Re:Downshifting

It probably still is the TPS. Major problems with the TPS and overdrive. Problem is, the TPS costs astronomical dollars. It is about $140 at the dealer. Being a mechanic for over 30 years, I know...
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