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Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Experience:  Technician turned service manager on multiple lines of trucks and engines, used in industry.
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580 case revving up and then quit starts and then shuts off,

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580 case revving up and then quit starts and then shuts off
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 580 super k jjg0160101
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: tryin to put fuel in it dont trust gauge
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Check the return line check valve in the top cover of the injection pump. If the check valve is plugged, or the return line is plugged, engine will start, but quickly die.