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Forum: 99-03 7.3 03-29-2017, 10:05 PM
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Posted By uvopowerstroke
Smile Yes spraying D2 out of the yellow wire at rear of unit

Hi Clay, yes that is where the spraying D2 leak is coming from. I have Pro-Comp Ultra Lite Auto Meter Oil Pressure 0 - 100 psi. Where is best place to order this part ? Thanks for your help on this,...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 03-27-2017, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,841
Posted By uvopowerstroke
D2 leaking at manifold

Not running veg at this time. Did routine check under vehicle while driving on D2 and noticed constant D2 drip from V4 manifold (Passenger side). What should I check to locate and remedy leak ?...
Forum: Order Status? 01-01-2016, 11:57 PM
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Views: 7,338
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Question ORDER STATUS #1520 paid on Dec. 16, 2015 - still not shipped ? Please provide status

ORDER STATUS #1520 paid on Dec. 16, 2015 - still not shipped ? Please provide status or refund asap. Thanks,
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Thanks for your help and input

Thanks everyone for the insights, a new "learning experience".

I likely should put the following on another thread:
I live on an off grid permaculture farm and I get a new learning experience...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2015, 02:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Trying out pressure switch and diode replacement

I read that the pressure switch if faulty or not working will not allow power back to the Diesel pump. Since my diesel pump works if I power it directly my assumption is that the pressure switch has...
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Factory pump working

Thanks for the reply. The mechanic bypassed the wiring for the Vegistroke system and the factory fuel pump works when he powers it up and he can get the motor running with this bypass. Is it possible...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,897
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Engine started rough, fuel pressure gauge is zero, light says water in fuel

Have been running the V3 system on 1999 7.3L for 3 years with virtually no issues. Went to start it up in cold (near freezing) temperature and took a few cranks to get it started. Had WVO system...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 12-22-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Vibration solution found

I rotated front tires to back to see if maybe I had a tire out of balance. Drove it on the highway and after about 10 minutes the steering wheel starting vibrating at 50mph and then it would stop at...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 12-21-2012, 03:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Vibration at higher speeds

Just had the V4 system installed and it seemed to be running perfectly at low speeds. It starts up easily, switches to Veg, goes all caps on the new V4 monitor but when I push the vehicle above 50mph...
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,468
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Tygon tube pickup in new orders ?

I ordered and received a 51 gallon RDS combo tank October 2012. Do all these tanks now come with the Tygon tube pick up or do I need to deal with this modification ? I have not had a chance to open...
Forum: Filtration 07-01-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Talking Tilting water heater

This is an excellent observation and I will try this as well. The oil has been better since I started also using the vacuum process after heating and settling. I also have been running the pump to...
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,594
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Thumbs up Thanks for the detailed reply

Thanks Clay and Fordnut74 for the detailed responses. I am definitely impressed with the system and I am looking forward to finally installing this system in my truck in August. My daily driver is a...
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,594
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Overview of V3

I have reviewed the Installation Manual but I do not see a clear list of kit components and specifications for same. I see a picture but this is not enough information.

Is there a clear list of...
Forum: General Discussion 06-20-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,594
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Installation help

I have a diesel mechanic who has some experience installing the PlantDrive Veg Kit. I have asked if he will consider installing the BFT system. However he may have some allegiance to the PlantDrive...
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2012, 02:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,594
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Installation Help in BC Canada or Washington State

I would like to reach out to any experienced BFT installer based in BC or Washington State.

What is the latest information on arranging for a purchase of the latest kit AND installation of the...
Forum: Filtration 02-02-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Tried Black Skillet

Tried the hot pan test using the black iron skillet and it made no difference - still failed the HPT. :violin:

I just purchased a GAST Vacuum pump and I will be trying to get the oil dry using the...
Forum: Filtration 01-27-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Black Iron skillet for hot pan test

I will try this instead of the stainless steel pan. Not quite clear why the black iron will generate a different result but I will try it and report back, thanks.
Forum: Filtration 01-25-2012, 02:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Help with dewatering

Please suggest improvements to my settle, pre filter, hot water tank, filtering approach so that I can dewater my 300 gallons of oil and continue with this project.

:giveup:
Forum: Filtration 01-21-2012, 12:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Getting Water out of Oil

I initially wanted to go with a centrifuge and still may do so, if I can not get the oil dry using other less costly methods. I do not read in the forums consistently that a centrifuge will or can...
Forum: Filtration 01-20-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Getting the oil dry

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Here are pics of my set up. Pre filer barrel with three barrel screens, 400, 200, 100 micron. Pour 2/3rd of settled cubies into this barrel, let sit for a few days, pump...
Forum: Filtration 01-19-2012, 02:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,561
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Not getting the oil dry

I am having difficult time getting my oil to pass the hot pan test. Hot pan test is done at 320F and getting way to many bubbles in the oil.

I have a frybrid HWT set up with a pre filter barrel...
Forum: Filtration 01-12-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 36,277
Posted By uvopowerstroke
getting oil dry

This oil has been collecting for over 1.5 years approximately 4 cubies per month. I have let is settle the entire time before pouting the top 75% of the cubies into a 5 gallon barrel which has three...
Forum: Filtration 01-05-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,990
Posted By uvopowerstroke
What is best vacumn pump to use ?

I have a HW tank set up and have not had success getting my oil to pass a HPT. I am now looking at adding a cold upflow barrel and if this does not dry it out also adding the vacumn system. Which...
Forum: Filtration 12-30-2011, 12:02 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 36,277
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Water removal

I have a 60 gallon water tank. If I fill it with 50 gallons of UVO the maximum temperature is 120F. If is drain off 10 gallons and get the volume down to 40 gallons the single heater will take it up...
Forum: Filtration 12-23-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 36,277
Posted By uvopowerstroke
Not getting the oil dry

I am having difficult time getting my oil to pass the hot pan test. Hot pan test is done at 320F and getting way to many bubbles in the oil.

I have a frybrid HWT set up with a pre filter barrel...
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