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1998 Moffitt forklift runs strong 30 minutes then

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1998 Moffitt forklift runs strong for about 30 minutes then cuts out let it cool then runs strong chaned fuel filter & fuel pump ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Industrial Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Cuts off like the key is turned off?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
How long before it restarts?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Check the fuel shutoff solenoid on the injection pump.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
where is that & how do we check it
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
What engine ? It will be on the injection pump on most engines. It should click open when cold, and has to stay open as long as the key is on.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
lister petter
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Not familiar with this one, but if it has high pressure lines from the injection pump to the injectors, it will be on the injection pump!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
lister petter is an English made engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for that, but I worked on the Listers back in the 60's
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for that, but I worked on the Listers back in the 60's
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Look for wiring harness at injection pump, then turn key on and off, listen for the click.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Then when it quits, listen for the click.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
No click, no fuel!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I will try that thanks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
OK, thank.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
will be in am before I check it out
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Ok, I will be here.

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