I suggest you place a lot of rags on the floor to catch up the fuel or use either inert sand or the more combustible sawdust. All connecting rods are de-magnetized. This will reset your oil change reminder. Another odd thing the valve cover is black along with the entire engine and all of the engine paint is peeling, all of the other Cummins engines I saw in those years had a red valve cover, later years the entire engine was all red. Similar to what Ram is doing now for the 2013. Would you recommend taking the coach to a Cummins dealer and having the engine and generator serviced.
Jim Jim, I don't think the coach manufacturer change the oil pan, they may spec a different pan from Cummins. I went to Cummins with my engin serial number and got the right filter. John Deere® and all of the John Deere® engine models listed on this website are registered trademarks of John Deere. The best way is to talk to Fleetwood with your vin number and they can give you the information for your coach. It's back home in his driveway sitting until the next decent weather weekend.
Once the 8 cap screws are removed, clean around the oil filler cap, then remove it and lift the cover up and move it out of the way to the left. I will say that coach was not built for engine bay access. The common problems are related to emissions equipment and common rail injection. I found this out when I had my first oil change at Gaffney. Quickserve is the same thing your Cummins parts guy looks at. Be sure and give them your engine serial number and they will know exactly how many quarts your engine holds.
Our engines do not include belts, hoses, sending units, air compressors, flywheel, fan blade, remote oil coolers, starter, alternator or any special drive units. Some of these components may not be included with particular engines or applications based on engine type. Proper torque for 1994-2001 models is 44 ft-lb. I also have the Cummins Cooling system flush two stage flush product in stock. So, make sure you check which version you have.
That will let you know what range you should be looking at. Might contact the previous owner for any records or who they used and what the shop was asked to service and if there was any warranty time frame that might help to off set the repairs. John Deere® and all of the John Deere® engine models listed on this website are registered trademarks of John Deere. How close is this one from you? PacBrake Remote Oil Filter Kit Universal Cummins Application Easily access your engine's oil filter by installing Pacbrake's oil filtration relocation kit. Keep a copy with your information so you can provide prof of its installation. Filter fills up much sooner than either the recommended service interval or when the fault code trips for crankcase pressure on school bus applications. See for additional details about the proper wrench position.
I was surprised it ran so well. Now that does not mean that Freightliner would not mount an aftermarket fuel filter on the frame some were ahead of the engine fuel filter that is mounted on the engine which would be different. It does the engine braking by restricting exhaust flow. If you do not see the item you are looking for, please use our or call us at 855. Now that the housing is free to make sure the filters o-ring came off with it, if it has not, take it out from the base of the filter.
Any advice on what to do would be greatly appreciated! Bill I am buying a 2009 Fleetwood Discovery 40X with a Cummins 6. Remember that the back one on the left has a cable attached to it. That guarantees for the life of the coolant that they have a less than ideal coolant mixture. If this is difficult, use the strap wrench to finish tightening the filter. I think most of the engine manufactures had to do the same to meet Fed standards. If you still can't get the filter to loosen, use a breaker bar and cheater pipe in place of the ratchet, and pull hard - no stuck filters have been able to resist this much leverage. The base of the unit is stationary, and that is bolted to the head, the filter itself screws into the body from underneath.
Probably worth a phone call at a minimum. This works better if you change your own oil. Rich, thank you for the info. If you scroll down you will see the oil capasity is 15. This fuel filter is located just behind the rear axle - inside the frame rail according to a Freightliner bulletin, but I know from talking to some coach owners it has been found on the drivers side behind the rear axle. Use your fingers and remove the drain plug.
As said doing it at the time of an oil change is best. Would be a good warm up for a service! Unhappy clients spread there thoughts faster then happy ones!!! Just so you know the 6. Diesel fuel does not only provide energy to your engine, unlike gasoline, but diesel also acts as a coolant, as it circulates through the injection system absorbing unwanted heat. He has no Aquahot system, just hoses up to the front for dash heat, do you think blowing it all out replacing the Thermostats and water pump would suffice? Core plugs are 100% stainless steel to avoid corrosion. . Well, now they also have a two piece unit, where the water element and the fuel element are in separate housings. They won't screw on as the opening is smaller.