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I am hiring a kuboto D5011 diesel dumper truck hired

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I am hiring a kuboto D5011 diesel dumper truck hired for the weekend, and have committed the cardinal sin of running out of diesel. I filled it up but is spluttering with some black smoke and not running, is there a way of priming the injectors or do I need to break the injector nuts to bleed it?
Any tips please to get this running.
Thanks,
Paul
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
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Expert:  dd85 replied 1 year ago.
yes loosen the lines at the injectors, then pedal all the way down, crank the engine over. you should get a good amount of diesel at the cracked lines. Then tighten lines, crank over again.

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