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Wayne, Journeyman
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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In Wyoming where the temperature is negative 17. Truck idles

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In Wyoming where the temperature is negative 17. Truck idles ok but when I apply throttle the motor stutters.
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 2009 Cascadia vin 1FUJGLDR89LAM7780
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Put anti gel and diesel 911 in tank.
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Heavy Equipment Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts.
Customer: Thanks
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

what you are describing is the filters may have gel in them

need to replace the fuel filters

also what I use to do, is add the 911 into the filter about a 1/2 cup

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