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I've changed the truck's fuel pump. Both batteries new, alternator is also brand new. I dont know what is wrong with it after all those changes. Ive left the truck connected overnight to warm the engine, but no use. The only way to turn it on is by spraying some starting fluid (safe for diesels) by removing the air filter and spraying it to the tube that goes to the turbo. What can be the problem???

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Loosen #2 & 4 injectors slightly, on the head. Crank engine over until it starts. Shut it off and tighten injectors. Restart engine. Should be good to go.

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If you changed the fuel pumpit will mean you have air in the line and need to shoot some diesel into the throttle body or you can use a little bit of ether

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