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    04 Sprinter breaks down after emptying tank and changing fuel filter

    Hello, I made a terrible mistake and put 5 gallons of gas in my 2004 Sprinter 2500, which already had about 6 gallons of diesel in it. I didnt realize it initially and drove about 100 miles when it broke down after all that was left was gas (no diesel left). I filled it up with diesel and it...
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    Looking for Reputable Mechanic in Boulder Colorado or close

    Is there anywhere else Near Boulder/Golden/Denver Colorado to take a Sprinter Van to for a fuel filter to be looked at? We replaced the fuel filter broke the clip, zip tied it and when my Daughter left florida and arrived in colorado she stated it is leaking again (a slow leak, I told her to...
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    Stranded in parking lot, no start limp mode, P0087

    Hey guys! New member here with novice automechanic background. I recently purchased a 2005 Mercedes/Dodge 2500 sprinter and have been driving it around the west coast with minimal problems. Anyway, we are now stuck in a parking lot and I am attempting to fix the issue. Ive learned a lot as a...
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    Fuel hose questions OM647

    hi all, looking to replace some old lines. having a hard time locating fuel hose d (6470781081) and e (6470781181). Where are they? also whats the long hose called, that runs from the fuel filter towards the rear? thanks for the help.:cheers:
  5. PAFirefighter11

    Best Fuel Filter

    Hi all, I did a search and didn't find exactly what I am looking for. I'd like a recommendation on the best fuel filter out there. Is it factory OEM, MANN, etc.? A part # would be great if possible. I did find two from MANN: WK820/2X & WK 820/18. EDIT: Just spoke with my local MB Parts guy...
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    First Transmission,then edc light, now no start HELP!!

    Little help please legends, this is cooking my brain and I'm ready to torch this thing. timeline bought 03 mob ex Australian ambulance been sitting 4 years and just had sprintshift replaced 2 tanks of fuel later wouldn't change gears automatically but would change up manually and back down...
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    fuel filter issues - ready to give up!

    2003 T1N OM612 so i had to replace some of my fuel hoses recently and once i was ready to prime the low pressure pump i found that there was nothing i could do to eliminate air bubbles coming from the filter into the clear fuel hose. i even removed the supply line and connected my vacuum pump...
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    2014 View with 2013 chassis, 20k miles change fuel filter?

    Hello All, 2014 View with 2013 chassis, 20k miles, is it necessary to change fuel filter? I saw in one manual online and it says every 10k miles and asked dealer and dealer said 40k miles, what schedule do you all follow? Smokey
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    crank no start issue need help asap

    hi i have a shop we work on alot Sprinters we have this 2014 2.1L :bash:for one of my accounts it got towed in he picked up bad diesel so clogged the filter and fuel pump so i replaced the fuel pump assembly fuel filter blew out all the fuel lines primed the system with Fresh Diesel activated...
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    crank no start issue need help asap

    hi i have a shop we work on alot Sprinters we have this 2014 2.1L :bash:for one of my accounts it got towed in he picked up bad diesel so clogged the filter and fuel pump so i replaced the fuel pump assembly fuel filter blew out all the fuel lines primed the system with Fresh Diesel activated...
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    Is This Pricing Fair: 40K Service: Transmission & Brake Fluid Change and Fuel Filter?

    Is This Pricing Fair: 40K Service: Transmission & Brake Fluid Change and Fuel Filter? Freightliner in Greenville, SC quoted the following for 40K service for 2013 Sprinter 3500: Transmission service will be approx. $519.12 [LIST] Brake fluid flush is approx. $197.74. [LIST] Fuel Filter...
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    2013-3500 DIY Fuel Filter Change ....Suggestions, Best Practices, Tools, Tutorials

    Time to change the 2013 Sprinter Fuel Filter and I've not yet found a good tutorial on the process. Most of the dialog seems to be regarding dealing with the Clic Clamps. Well, those have already been changed on mine (see attached photo). So could you please share any tips, suggestions...
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    2003 Fuel filter / fuel line woes

    This is my first post but I need to thank all those who have gone before. The advice here is invaluable. My first maintenance project on my new (to me) 2003 2500 158 SHC was to replace the fuel filter. Thought it would be a 1/2 hour job. WRONG! Of course, I had an air leak afterward. In the...
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    Puzzling cold start issues, am I on the right track here?

    My sprinter does not like cold starts at all. Like anything below about 20-25 degree F it definitely wont start. Anyway I've started to try and figure out why. Cleaned the clear fuel line off and looked, no bubbles, took off the plastic top cap to the motor and super super clean so no injector...
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    New user, just bought an 04 sprinter 2500, replaced several parts - bus won't start

    Hello. This is my first post and it will be a long one. I refer to my Dodge Sprinter as the 'bus' by the way. I have also spent days reading and researching the problem on the forum. In short: Symptoms in order of occurrence: Limp mode Engine light on EPS light on ABS light on Stalling...
  16. kmessinger

    When did the OM642 change?

    From reading here, the OM642 that is my 08 changed to a newer model that has more components (I was going to say junk) and makes it more difficult to change the fuel filter. Was it the 2011 model? I want to put a note on my fuel filter change instructions that they don't apply after a certain...
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    Fuel Filter Change SCREW UP !!!!!

    I attempted to change it myself on my 2003 2500 2.7 Sprinter. As I took of the two hoses coming and going from the black spin out piece I broke the parts where the hose fits on to them. I also took out the white clip in the WIF completele. Will I be able to get it back in there without any...
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    Long turnover/no start problem fixed! Yey!

    Just wanted to add to all of you struggling owners of a 03 Sprinters that won't start. Basically I've spend the whole weekend working on the fuel line and filter. Basically the the problem was that it was only turning over and not starting. It will start if you spray a little bit of pure...
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    WIF - bleeding water from fuel filter?

    My 2008 NCV3 with 7,000 miles has the WIF light up. Reading the manual it appears that when the WIF light comes up, you should bleed the water from the fuel filter by turning the drain valve 'one turn'. This does nothing, and it's not until I have turned the valve about 4-5 rotations, then a...

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