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Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2017, 04:47 PM
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Posted By biostroker
I've been having some issues with my diesel tank...

I've been having some issues with my diesel tank draining into my WVO tank. Checked the feed and return line from the V3 to the tank and turned "key on"-no diesel coming out of either port. Turned...
Forum: Trip Planner 02-13-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,195
Posted By biostroker
Heading up March 10-21 for a ski trip. Crossing...

Heading up March 10-21 for a ski trip. Crossing the border at Eureka, Montana and driving through Golden, Revelstoke, Nelson area. Do you live in that region? Thanks for the offer!
More than...
Forum: Trip Planner 02-11-2017, 02:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,195
Posted By biostroker
I see that this post is a little old, but it's...

I see that this post is a little old, but it's what I found when I searched "Canada border crossing." How did the border crossing go? I'm planning on going to Canada in about a month and would like...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 01-25-2017, 03:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,516
Posted By biostroker
Ok, thanks! I may have a Hot Fox in my future...

Ok, thanks! I may have a Hot Fox in my future...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 01-23-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,516
Posted By biostroker
That makes sense, and I've always wondered if the...

That makes sense, and I've always wondered if the Hot Fox would be a better solution. I'm in just about the coldest part of the country (Teton/Yellowstone area), so that sounds like a good solution. ...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 01-22-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,516
Posted By biostroker
Good stuff here! Skyskijason-how do you...

Good stuff here!

Skyskijason-how do you plumb the HIH to the V3? Also wondering how to plumb in a Hotfox pickup. If you can give me any advice on either I would appreciate it!

My "old"...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 01-22-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,516
Posted By biostroker
Thanks! I already have a 140 temp switch. ...

Thanks!

I already have a 140 temp switch. Interesting about the coolant pump. I have it plumbed in the return of the coolant from the tank, and before the copper coils around the filter. So do...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 01-21-2017, 09:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,516
Posted By biostroker
I see that this post is old, but thought I would...

I see that this post is old, but thought I would stay on the same subject. I have had 3 different 7.3s all with V3s installed on them. My first two trucks (same kit that was moved from one to the...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 05-03-2016, 03:36 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Smile It's ALIVE! Finally got the kit to work. Feels so...

It's ALIVE! Finally got the kit to work. Feels so good to finally get up and running on WVO!

I replaced the pump with a rebuilt pump with a new Scorpion 2 motor. Still no green light. Checked...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-13-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
I put WVO in the tank and now it only pushes...

I put WVO in the tank and now it only pushes about 18 psi. The pre screen is clean. I've messed with the pressure regulator. Clay sold me the new style pump motor, so I'm hoping that allows the...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-12-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
It is on the return side. I did find some really...

It is on the return side. I did find some really large diameter pipe insulation-I think I'll leave it on there for the -30 days we have in the winter from time to time!
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-11-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
I did buy a Bosch aux coolant pump and the copper...

I did buy a Bosch aux coolant pump and the copper coolant coil from SkySkiJason and it's installed. It may have been after a long descent where no throttle was happening. It was probably around 40...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-11-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
My fiancÚ was driving the truck this morning and...

My fiancÚ was driving the truck this morning and I was riding shotgun. I left the fuse panel cover off so I can see the timer cards. Also noticed the red LEDs came on, but didn't stay on for the...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-11-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
1st. Do you have a pressure gauge? If not, your...

1st. Do you have a pressure gauge? If not, your shooting blind and it's going to confuse what is going on. Get one asap. One that attaches to the shrader valve will work for now. I do have a Pro...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-04-2016, 01:06 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Thanks Hawaiian Diesel! I'll post the results...

Thanks Hawaiian Diesel! I'll post the results when I get everything put back together-I'm soaking all of the vent fittings to de-gunk them, and I'm going to have to figure something out with the fuel...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-03-2016, 01:45 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
I pulled the fuel hose from the V3 to the engine...

I pulled the fuel hose from the V3 to the engine tee and tested it. Fuel started dripping out as soon as the ignition switch was turned to "accessory on", and when the veggie switch was flipped to...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-02-2016, 10:59 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
It's a scorpion pump. Jay mention that about "1...

It's a scorpion pump. Jay mention that about "1 in 20" didn't like to pump D2 very well. He also said that those pumps usually still push 40-50 PSI.
Does that mean the pumps still pump WVO just...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-02-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Straight diesel for now. Didn't want to put WVO...

Straight diesel for now. Didn't want to put WVO in the tank in case the purge didn't work in the cold weather. I have plenty of filtered WVO ready to use though!
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-02-2016, 12:31 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
I pulled the stock diesel pump fuse and checked...

I pulled the stock diesel pump fuse and checked the "WVO" pressure even though it's diesel in the tank. Guage was only reading a steady 9-10 PSI! I adjusted the fuel pressure regulator all the way...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-01-2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Yup, replaced both relays on the timer card.

Yup, replaced both relays on the timer card.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-01-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
No change with the grounded manifold. Still no...

No change with the grounded manifold. Still no green light.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-01-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Just grounded the manifold to the frame and about...

Just grounded the manifold to the frame and about to take it for a drive. I'll still take the switches just in case! I'll report back to see if grounding the manifold to frame helped. The ground for...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-01-2016, 04:48 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
I was reading through some old posts and saw...

I was reading through some old posts and saw something that jumped out at me-grounding issues. I have 2 ground wires from the main wiring harness at the manifold both grounded to the stud on the V3....
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-01-2016, 01:00 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
Gotcha. Thanks for sticking around here and...

Gotcha. Thanks for sticking around here and helping people out! What a guy!

I also drive about 60 miles a day getting to and from work. This truck has been costing my fiancÚ and I a lot to drive...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 03-31-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 26,954
Posted By biostroker
N2GN2-nice switches! Looks good! Thanks...

N2GN2-nice switches! Looks good!

Thanks Clay-I texted you my info. I'm really hoping to get this truck running on WVO soon, it's been a frustrating experience and I wish I had just bought a new...
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