You need to attach a vacuum pump (hand pump) to the return side of the injection pump, and draw fuel through. It has drained down and you can't suck a fluid if there is air in the lines. Once the fluid draws through, then you need to bleed the injector lines. Loosen all of them slightly (this works best with a partner) and crank the engine- when fuel starts spitting at any line, close it. Once you get 3 purged chances are it may even start, so be ready to close that last one quick.
OK thanks understand. But need to know about the in tank "Fuel Pump" in the rear and the resivoir underneath next to the tank. Please see my original post. I have already tried to suck fuel through the in line to the filter with no luck.
I really need to understand how this fuel system works is it a pull system from the injector pump, a push system from the in tank fuel pump or a combination of both. Have no clue what the "resivior" thing is next to the tank but it has a valve tht when opened drains fuel
thanks makes sense now. did not know about the shutoff valve (key on). will try and let you know. water trap makes sense. it is a big plastic box with a valve. I just seems like it would break super easy if it by a stone.
ok got it started thanks. lots of white smoke for about 30 seconds. It seems to idle fine but when I give it any fuel it shuts down. Bad fuel, air still in the lines, or what?
thanks will try it. Looking to replace the hoses between the injectors. They are nylon braided fuel lines (5/32?) that tie into the fuel return line. Neither of the auto parts stores around me have nylon braided line. Can I just use normal fuel line or would you reccomend ordering some braided line of line. Any guess on the right size?
thanks swapped out the hoses starts and run pretty good now thanks. Not much power. Whats the most likley cause. plugged injector, restricted trubo, or what? . Since it sat for over 6 months is there anything a need to clean in the trubo portion. If so how do I do that. Also whats the best way to clean the injectors on these 1.6