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Bobcat 638 versahandler with perkins diesel will not start.

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Bobcat 638 versahandler with...

Bobcat 638 versahandler with perkins diesel will not start. Has fuel, would run and die, run and die, now won't start. Filters replaced 18 hours ago, run hours, has fuel, will not squirt from pump lines when loosened.

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S/N not known where I am at. model 638 versahandler bobcat

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Construction and Road Equipment
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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago
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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Mechanical injection , not electronic. Does primer pump work and you have fuel up to the injection pump from primer? Is the fuel shutoff solenoid on injection pump opening? Does it get battery voltage when key is on?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Electric. Fuse is good. Not sure where pump is at.
Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Primer pump will be between the first fuel filer/strainer and the second fuel filter. If you open bleed screw at he injection pump and crank, is there fuel flowing from bleeder?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I will have to go check. I'm not at the machine. does this have an electric transfer pump?
Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Not sure, if you don't find one on the engine or the fuel filter , it would have to be at tank or between tank and engine.

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

I see question is still open.??

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