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Forum: Introduce Yourself Here 09-10-2017, 08:26 PM
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Posted By boconn
veggie truck

Hell Riley,

If you want, give me a call... 828 242 4164

I have been a veggie person for over 10 years.

4 different vehicles, and differing systems.

To much to write.
Forum: Trip Planner 08-23-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,232
Posted By boconn
Pre Planning Road Trip out West

I plan to drive from North Carolina to Houston. Then do a road trip ...about a 1000 miles out, and a 1000 miles back to Houston. Then back to North Carolina. I estimate 4500 miles. I can carry...
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By boconn
If your pressures are correct, then I have a...

If your pressures are correct, then I have a problermo with my diesel pressure. Just replaced the pump, the fuel filter, dropped and cleaned the tank, and still low pressure......
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2013, 11:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By boconn
What does your pressure drop to under hard...

What does your pressure drop to under hard acceleration?
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By boconn
What is the correct fuel pressure for my truck?

I have a 2001 7.3L F250.

Just had to drop the diesel tank to clean it out to achieve adequate diesel fuel pressure. Now that it has been cleaned, I get 45-50psi when idling and no lower than 10PSI...
Forum: Oil sources 08-08-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,735
Posted By boconn
What is the accepted price for buying veggie...

What is the accepted price for buying veggie while on a road trip?
Forum: Oil sources 08-08-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,743
Posted By boconn
If he is near Asheville, NC, I have filtered,...

If he is near Asheville, NC, I have filtered, dewatered, honey oil to offer.

Bruce 828 242 4164
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,366
Posted By boconn
I would say you can run it all winter. But,...

I would say you can run it all winter. But, longer warm up times, longer purge times, and extra care would be advised.
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,224
Posted By boconn
The truck I bought had 265,000 on it. But it was...

The truck I bought had 265,000 on it. But it was a one owner and a cherry. All service records etc etc.
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,224
Posted By boconn
Tell me about the Mercedes you may sell. I just...

Tell me about the Mercedes you may sell. I just bought a 2001 F250 7.3l. It has the V4 on it. I get 15.5 mpg on veggie. Good luck with your search. I bought my F250 in Houston. It is in almost...
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,071
Posted By boconn
I have a piece of sheet metal covering the V4...

I have a piece of sheet metal covering the V4 assembly under the truck. It protects it from wind, water, mud, etc. I use an electric heater wrap to heat the filter. I used to have a coolant copper...
Forum: Oil sources 08-01-2013, 03:36 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,610
Posted By boconn
I am plannng a road trip out west next summer....

I am plannng a road trip out west next summer. Would be easier to have veggie depots along the way as opposed to carrying all my oil with me. I certainly would reciprocate on my end. I have plenty of...
Forum: Oil sources 08-01-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,610
Posted By boconn
I am in Asheville, NC and want to participate in...

I am in Asheville, NC and want to participate in the network.
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
It may be a water filter....but not a cartridge...

It may be a water filter....but not a cartridge type...
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
Incidentally, my 100,000 miles on veggie were in...

Incidentally, my 100,000 miles on veggie were in my 1985 300d that I have had for 6 years. It is not a vegi stroke.
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
The one micron filter mounts on the wall. It has...

The one micron filter mounts on the wall. It has a plastic mesh cylindrical basket that holds a one micron "sock filter". It screws up into a cover with the inlet and outlet and a pressure gauge....
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
your truck

I would enjoy seeing a picture of your truck...from the description, it sounds awsome.
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
loss of diesel pressure

I did not try Clay's suggestions yet as i only read them after I got home. I did not clamp any lines prior to changing the pre screen.

As for my oil....I get good quality oil and let it settle...
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-31-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
Thanks for the suggestion

Today, I started by changing the diesel fuel filter.The result, I still have zero diesel fuel pressure and the truck bogs down under any acceleration (on diesel). I have a problem with the diesel...
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-30-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
Thanks for the help

I will check the screen and change out the filter. Strangely, I am seeing a drastic drop in diesel fuel pressure all of a sudden. The "service engine light" just came on also under a hard...
Forum: Technical Write-ups 07-28-2013, 01:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,484
Posted By boconn
First Filter Change V4 F250 7.3L 2001

So, I installed the V4 on my 2001 F250 with 267,00 miles on it. Then, I took a 100% veggie road trip. Now, about 4,000 miles later (4 weeks)....I am seeing the low pressure warning on the display....
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here 07-11-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,654
Posted By boconn
first road trip

Hi All.....

3300 miles on this road trip (2 weeks) 2001 on my F250 7.3 ...used about 170 gallons of WVO. Truck is running great. Fantastic road trip. No filter change yet (WOW!)

I am very happy...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here 06-27-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,654
Posted By boconn
Hi, my name is Bruce

Hello,

Introducing me. Bruce. I just began driving my 2001 7.3L ford F250 with the vegistroke system. In two days, I head to Maine from North Carolina and back on veggie. I will carry 170 gallons...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here 10-23-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 14,387
Posted By boconn
Hi all....new guy here....Bruce. Asheville , NC. ...

Hi all....new guy here....Bruce. Asheville , NC.

Let's see about 7 years ago, did a homemade conversion on an 85 300D. I love it. Over 100K on veggie. The car has 260K on it and it is a cherry....
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,329
Posted By boconn
WVO availability

The ability to get veggie is all part of being able to make a good decision as to if it will work for you. I made sure of my sources before I took the leap. The smaller places out in the country tend...
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