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Curtis B., Technician
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Satisfied Customers: 28922
Experience:  Technician turned service manager on multiple lines of trucks and engines, used in industry.
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I recently purchased an older Toyota skid steer as I operate

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I recently purchased an older Toyota skid steer as I operate it at any throttle warm or cold it seems to load up blow big cloud of black smoke shot flames out the exhaust and then stall out this happens under any load
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
What engine , gas or diesel engine?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Diesel
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Has the fuel supply been checked for proper flow? Fuel filter changed? Air filter clean and no restrictions? Turbocharged?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Changed fuel filter air filter
Not turbo charged
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I don't really know how to check too see if it's getting enough fuel
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Can you locate the fuel primer pump, and make a tst line from the pumps inlet, back into the fule tank filer, bypassing the tank outlet , and suction up to the transfer pump? Everything after the transfer pump is under pressure.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'll check it out tomorrow and see if I can access this area tomorrow and will let you know
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
OK> Thanks.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
did you find fuel problem? Please rate to close.