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I was told I have to prime the fuel system when I change it , how do I go about this?
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just put the new filter in it and close the lid and turnteh key and it will prime itself

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The PSD are a self priming system, I usually fill the filter housing with fresh fuel when I change mine.

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i like to fill teh filter housing with diesel kleen then put the cap back on and start it up.

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do you need a wrench to take the top off?
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On the obs trucks no you just put a screwdriver or something across the lid and turn, on the 99-up they have a 1/2 square on top to put a 1/2 ratchet in

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Thanks Fordnut85... from the looks of it we have the same truck... what's with the 97 ECM? does it help?
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How can I put a picture of my truck on here like yours?
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How can I put a picture of my truck on here like yours?
You go to your garage then you upload the picture to your garage then you can add the picture to your signature.

By the way what milford do you live in. It wouldn't be Milford Michigan would it.


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