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To you. I am working on a topkick with a 3116 cat engine in

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Good morning to you. I am working on a topkick with a 3116 cat engine in it. It runs out of fuel. I prime both filters but it will not pick up the fuel. I turn over the engine until it kill the battery.
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Cat Man replied 8 months ago.
Thanks for asking your question. I will try and help you out.
Can you get me the engine serial number please? I mainly need to know if it's a mechanical 3116 with a governor or if it's an electronic 3116 with an ECM.

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