If you ever did end up with a water in the fuel situation, we'd recommend not just trying to drain the water, but replacing the filter also. This unique head shape provides the needed strength to properly torque these bolts without stripping them, while still being able to maintain proper clearances of other engine components. Box includes all accessories and parts needed for installation. I had to source my own parts because none of the aftermarket kits gave me enough information to know if they were the viton that is suitable for 100 percent bioDiesel. These applications can vary from drag race vehicles, competition pulling trucks or high performance marine applications. Their is no point to have the primer if you are 100% you don't have any leaks of places where air will get it. Designed for quick installation, this heating element gets sandwiched between the water separator and filter head.
If you bought the deluxe kit that includes the plunger seals, you have two more steps. Step two Now that your fuel lines are free, unscrew the fuel filter it's going to be leaking diesel fuel at this point , and unbolt the filter head with your 12mm wrench. Make sure to save the foam line protector that slides on the outside of the hoses, this will be reused if preferred. Only basic hand tools are required to install. Here's a trick to make it easier- follow the lines to where they connect on the other side, and pull them off there. And finally, the smallest O-ring here: For the standard kit, put everything back together and you're done.
The factory return line bolts often become stripped or damaged during disassembly. The o-rings and bushings on the Duramax fuel filter head will wear out and start to leak or lose prime. One thing I did to make it much easier was to cut the lines down the middle, right where they were connected about a 0. Using the O-rings from the kit in largest to smallest order, replace the largest O-ring here: Step 4. A permanent fuel treatment affects the fuel but does not become part of it and does not need to be replaced. Thanks to Mad Jack to making maintenance affordable and reliable. As fuel passes over the catalyst, it rejuvenates the gasoline or diesel, allowing for a more thorough combustion process.
Bostech has supplied the necessary seals and gaskets required to service your fuel filter head. Sacrificed horsepower, torque and efficiency may be the result of this poorer fuel quality. This kit includes all you need to rebuild your leaking Duramax fuel filter head. The Fitch Fuel Catalyst transforms diesel into a superior quality of fuel, allowing a combustion engine to extract the maximum amount of energy with minimal emissions. Merchant Automotive has redesigned this bolt head to allow nearly double the tool engagement.
I don't use the truck to travel across country so if it ever dies I will be near to home. The Dorman Kit allows you to replace just the seals, without needing to purchase a costly Filter Head Assembly. Using your pliers, pull the fuel clips off. Routing the fuel lines the same way they came off, put them back on, starting at the filter head first, especially with the top line. This is not just a replacement bolt.
I know what you mean. If the lp fails you still have your cp3 sucking to limp you somewhere so you can fix what you need to. This reaction is similar to the refining process that takes place at the refinery. Gasoline and diesel is at its most optimal quality when it is first refined but unfortunately during storage and transportation, the fuel quality drastically diminishes. Everything was a perfect fit to replacing factory seals.
Fairly simple, you just need to have the right tools As is every project. Step 7 Once all the hoses are removed, grab your new hose and replace where the old hoses were this time connecting both the fuel out and the fuel in without the fuel filter. Now is a good time to install the fuel heater wires, too. Now to start with the procedure. Unlike other Fuel Rail Plugs which are made of mild steel and plated with zinc, the Attitude Performance Products Fuel Rail Plug features a 304 stainless steel construction. Step 3 Disconnect sensor on bottom of filter if not already deleted, Remove fuel filter Be careful of spilling this will be full of fuel. Let idle and check for leaks if so go back and tighten your clamps.