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Old 02-16-2019, 10:28 PM   #51
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Re: 72 Cummins swap

Got the pump apart and found it just sticky. But while apart why not put a fuel pin in and gov spring. Just got it off the stand and finish installing it tomorrow
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Old 02-17-2019, 01:35 PM   #52
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Looking good. Glad to hear that you got her going.
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Old 02-18-2019, 04:01 PM   #53
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Very nice! Yeah, this low sulfur diesel varnishes and can really cost ya a lot of coin. I've had a couple of p-pumps that I was saving that done this. It sucked for sure.
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Old 02-19-2019, 11:42 AM   #54
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Very nice! Yeah, this low sulfur diesel varnishes and can really cost ya a lot of coin. I've had a couple of p-pumps that I was saving that done this. It sucked for sure.
Thanks Dieselwrencher. Have you ever found any additive that really works?
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Old 02-19-2019, 03:45 PM   #55
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Thanks Dieselwrencher. Have you ever found any additive that really works?
2 stroke oil. 1oz per gallon. Read a lubricity test a while back where this worked better than most of the commercial "additives" out there. Run the cheap TCW3 rated stuff from Walmart.
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Old 06-13-2019, 11:51 PM   #56
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what are you using for fuel pickup? factory sender and pickup tube? what about pump?
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Old 06-14-2019, 04:06 PM   #57
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Ya running the stock pickup and sender. I got the factory lift pump on the engine and the Bosch VE pump with the 3200 gov spring and the hungry diesel fuel pin.
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Old 06-16-2019, 09:44 AM   #58
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do you get any fuel starvation at the lower tank levels?
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Old 06-17-2019, 04:15 PM   #59
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Haven't driven it enough to tell. Runs and drives fine on 1/4 tank.
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