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Fuel filter on a 6.2 diesel

I changed my filter as a precation mesure i am running on a veg. oil mix and wanted to change my filter before it plugged up now it will not prime went threw a number of batteries and still no fuel will come out the air bleed valve pleeeease help me does anybody have a procedure to change a diesel fuel filter

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You need to install an electric fuel pump to lift the fuel from the tank to the mechanical pump. You can turn off the electric pump after starting or use it when bleeding the lines after changing the fuel filter. You can start the truck after a few minutes instead of a few days. I know from experience and fought that problem for years.

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Remove the old fuel filter prepare the new one check the O ring fitted good position fixed back don't over tight just by hand. if you have hand pump you can pumping don't forget to bead the system or start the engine keep going until engine start.

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