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Wayne, Journeyman
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Satisfied Customers: 9795
Experience:  worked on, Gmc, Macks, Freight liner,Mercedes Benz,,Ford, sterling
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HT530 engine 2004 8500 truck put in shop to install pto and

Customer Question

HT530 engine 2004 8500 truck put in shop to install pto and hydraulic pump over 30 days ago hasn't ran since would draining the transmission have anything to do with problem ? Ran fine before hand.
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. Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Replaced fuel lines strainer assembly little ball above assembly ,cleaned fuel tank also replaced transfer pump tank to tank pump still doesn't run . Primer pump is working better
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will try to help you with this

does it crank over ??

do you get smoke form the exhaust ??

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
it cranks no smoke at exhaust
Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.


Check the fuel pressure at the middle of filter

looking for 20 PSI cranking 65 PSI running

Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.


Just following up with you

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