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Re: easier diesel bleeding

Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
"Why does bleeding a diesel fuel system have to be such a PITA?"
Some engines are actually self-bleeding.
Yep our Westy is self bleeding. I simply change filters and turn the key on. I then wait until the tone of the pump changes and she's good to go... Takes all of about 10 seconds....

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