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post #1 of 3 Old 01-19-2011, 06:28 AM Thread Starter
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JP8 ?

JP8 is what we use in the military to fuel our diesel trucks, HMMV's and 7Ton's ect ect. I was wondering if it would work in my truck. I would assume that it wouldnt work in a factory engine. What about one without a EGR DPF or a Cat. Just wanted to know what you all thought. As disclaimer i dont intend on putting JP8 in my truck, i was letting my mind wander.

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The newer engines are a bit sensitive to the fuel, but a 7.3 or IDI would probably do alright with it.

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i'd bet an idi would do fine, i would put some lubricant in a 7.3 running it though.. poor injectors.
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