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How do you prime a 1979 671 Detroit engine in a 9000 series

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how do you prime a 1979 671 Detroit engine in a 9000 series ford dump truck
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Do you have a pump that you could use as a primer? Or if you get lucky, you can remove top plug in the filter coves and fill the filters . The engine is somewhat self priming if the filters are full.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

With a primer pump , you go into the top of the secondary filter, and pup until you get fuel out the return,