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Yesterday, 09:22 PM
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Posted By oliver foster

Having it loose pressure doesn't prove much as...

Having it loose pressure doesn't prove much as the rubber fuel filler neck seal on the tank is only so strong and will be a leak point.
I would look for leaks, or moist spots of fuel leaking from...
12-15-2018, 10:10 AM
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Views: 159
Posted By oliver foster

I have also heard that the SO pumps do not work...

I have also heard that the SO pumps do not work with the HO motors, which is totally believable. They are listed as two different parts #s. Why would they make, list and stock two different pumps, if...
12-15-2018, 08:30 AM
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Posted By oliver foster

Thanks for finding that T-man! Looks like s...

Thanks for finding that T-man!

Looks like s nice option for guys who are having problems keeping the their rubbers in one piece.

I did not see it listed that you had to send back your old FSS...
12-14-2018, 06:45 PM
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Posted By oliver foster

I searched for a brass tipped FSS for Cummins VE...

I searched for a brass tipped FSS for Cummins VE pumped 12Vs for at least 1/2hr today and didn't locate one.

I have heard of them before, but just never seen one.
12-14-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 330
Posted By oliver foster

When was the last time you changed out the O-ring...

When was the last time you changed out the O-ring seal on your fuel heater [I am guessing you have one] under the fuel filter?
12-14-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 330
Posted By oliver foster

T-man we have talked about this at length over...

T-man we have talked about this at length over the phone last time it happened, so you have gotten my advise on this subject.

The fuel is not dumping on the ground as there is no leak with out...
12-14-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 301
Posted By oliver foster

You could save your self a buck and get the blue...

You could save your self a buck and get the blue Mopar VR rather than the one that is painted in black for the muscle car restorations.

The Mopar VR should last you a lot longer than the junk auto...
12-14-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 30,622
Posted By oliver foster

Pmschmitt, I have not heard back from you. I...

Pmschmitt,
I have not heard back from you.
I assume that pre holiday life is keeping you from working on your truck.

Bump for the month...1st gen stuff, anyone?
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12-13-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 520
Posted By oliver foster

-12 this morning and clear skies. The dogs didn't...

-12 this morning and clear skies. The dogs didn't want to hand around outside for too long while I stoked the stove outside. In this weather my oldest dog pees in the snow bank closer too the house...
12-11-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By oliver foster

Good as I find those fancy electric fuel lift...

Good as I find those fancy electric fuel lift pumps are expensive but fail often.
I replaced the one [Air Dog] on my old '01 24V 5-6 times over a little over 100,000 miles.
12-11-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By oliver foster

It might be a lift pump issue, but strange that...

It might be a lift pump issue, but strange that it would take hours to show up.

Try installing a fuel pressure gauge, even if it is just s temporary one after the fuel filter.

Is it a factory...
12-11-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By oliver foster

You posted in the 1st gen ['89-'93} section, but...

You posted in the 1st gen ['89-'93} section, but that is fine I have had a few 2nd gen Dodges too.

It sounds like a fueling issue for sure.
I have had similar problems [other than the waiting 2...
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12-11-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 520
Posted By oliver foster

Thanks for the baked french toast Bobby! It is...

Thanks for the baked french toast Bobby!
It is up to almost 30F in the sun and beautiful outside now.

Off to do some outside stuff with the dogs while it is nice out.
I am going to stoke up the...
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12-11-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 520
Posted By oliver foster

-6F degrees up here with a clear sky and a nice...

-6F degrees up here with a clear sky and a nice looking sunrise.
Off to chuck a bunch of wood in the wood stove while the dogs do their thing. I will then work in the shop till it warms up a bit...
12-10-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 676
Posted By oliver foster

I did some research for anyone else looking into...

I did some research for anyone else looking into a HVLP LP set up
THD price, as of today is $265
Mark's price over at Diesel Tuff, as of today is $245

When I bought the kit from THD, he was...
12-10-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 269
Posted By oliver foster

A Detroit locker is really tough on tire treads,...

A Detroit locker is really tough on tire treads, if used on pavement especially if the pavement is hot making the tire rubber softer.
12-10-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 269
Posted By oliver foster

That is one of my guesses. The other is Mark...

That is one of my guesses.
The other is Mark spins his tires sometimes...
The last is it has been a while since the tires where rotated front to back.

Yeah the tire compound is not to blame....
12-10-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 676
Posted By oliver foster

As you can see I listed you as a option as well...

As you can see I listed you as a option as well Mark.
That way he could choose the way he likes to spend his money as well.
12-10-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 676
Posted By oliver foster

Your right, it is my money and I can spend it...

Your right, it is my money and I can spend it anyway I want...Which is wisely.

I actually checked your site as well Mark, and with the sale THD was running, his kit was quite a bit cheaper than...
12-09-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 676
Posted By oliver foster

Great. I am glad you like the upgrade. I know I...

Great. I am glad you like the upgrade.
I know I was totally happy with the THD piston pump kit I installed on my '91.0 last winter. The other kit that was installed on my black crew cab has yet be...
12-09-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 405
Posted By oliver foster

Looks good. That is a clean frame for a PA....

Looks good.
That is a clean frame for a PA. truck!

I like the 4th gen Dodge rims and Goodyear MTRs combo. If I guessed right from the picture.

I assume you are using a 1 1/2 or 2 inch spacer...
12-08-2018, 01:14 PM
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Views: 357,968
Posted By oliver foster

Looks great. The ground looks pretty green down...

Looks great.
The ground looks pretty green down there.
Lucky you had some extra time to get the plow truck dialed in.
We got over 40 inches of snow in November up here!
The plow guys have been...
12-06-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 858
Posted By oliver foster

I don't shoot for the heaviest coat as it doesn't...

I don't shoot for the heaviest coat as it doesn't penetrate the metal and cracks / crevices as well. Heat up the bar and chain oil in a bucket of hot water and thin down with diesel oil until it...
12-06-2018, 08:55 AM
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Views: 357,968
Posted By oliver foster

Yeah. I had to have my neighbor drive his mini...

Yeah. I had to have my neighbor drive his mini bulldozer over through the trail system that connects our properties last Friday.

He broke the snow that slid off the shop roof up into small enough...
12-04-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 326
Posted By oliver foster

At this point we don't know if ANYONE can rebuild...

At this point we don't know if ANYONE can rebuild it, the case might be damaged ETC.

Pull a PTO cover and check it out, or just pull the transmission as it almost certainly needs to come out and...
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