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post #13 of Old 09-14-2009
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Originally Posted by Dockdozer View Post
Thanks Gary
I am with you with to many filters. I am going to remove the inline filter. How do you know what microns that the engine mounted filter is? I just replaced it with a Yanmar filter, doesn't say. All and all I am going to use a little throttle when I start up. And a diesel guy told me to use a 2 micron filter in the racor, and just change it more often if needed. But the problem was the same with a 30 micron before I changed to a 2 micron.
Thanks Guys!!!!!!

Racor filter housings some times have fittings with little check valves in them..
Make sure yours does or fuel will bleed back to the tank.

Last edited by dieselboy; 09-14-2009 at 10:40 PM.
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