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Old 12-07-2018, 05:04 PM   #21
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Default Re: Purchasing a 2002 High Top that doesn't start

Originally Posted by surlyoldbill View Post
First thing is to change the fuel filter, regardless.

Fill the new filter with fresh Diesel until it will take no more, this may take ten to fifteen minutes of pouring and waiting.

Then when you crank the engine you should get fuel to the rail fairly quickly rather than have to wait while you fill the new filter.


PS This tip only really applies to the 02 - 03 MY as the 04 on's have an in-tank electric pump and the ignition can be cycled to fill the filter.
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