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1996 Ford F-350 Question: How can I get my 1996 Ford diesel truck started? I haven't driven it that often.

 

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Deejai, 7.3L V8 Diesel Turbo, River Forest, IL, November 08, 2012, 04:10
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I haven't driven the truck often. When I parked it, it was fine but water in tank light was on. The filters were changed. The tanks were cleaned out and fuel pumps changed. Batteries (2) are new. Could it be the fuel line or what could be wrong?

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12960 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper November 08, 2012, 06:01
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    you could have air in system or poss fuel pump is locked up. seek fuel pressure test to start with

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    goodguy November 08, 2012, 07:59
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    give it a shot of ether through the air cleaner but not too much and see what happens

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