How to Tell if a Diesel Pump is Good?

Answer In both diesel engines and in gasoline engines, the fuel is injected into the cylinders by a fuel pump. The pump is obviously a very important part of the engine, since without it, the cylinders wo... Read More »

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How to Tell If a Fuel Pump Is Good on a Diesel Engine?

Diesel engines differ from the standard internal combustion engine found on most cars. A regular engine uses a spark to ignite gasoline, whereas diesel engines use compression to burn their fuel. A... Read More »

How to Remove a 5.7 Diesel Pump?

Oldsmobile manufactured an eight-cylinder engine with a displacement of 5.7 liters from 1978 to 1985. This engine has multi-port fuel injection, which requires an injection pump. This same 5.7-lite... Read More »

How to Pump Oil From a Diesel Engine?

There are many reasons for needing to remove the oil in your diesel engine. A problem with your oil pump could result in loss of oil pressure, necessitating repair. Or perhaps you just need to remo... Read More »

How to Replace the Fuel Pump On a 7.3 Diesel?

The 7.3-liter Power Stroke diesel engine was installed in the F-250, F-350 and Ford Excursion starting in 1988, with a turbo version available in 1993. The fuel pump in the Ford Excursion, F-250 an... Read More »