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by acer
Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:48 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: what is this?
Replies: 0
Views: 1371

what is this?

well this is interesting i removed the heater hose from the metal pipe that goes over the top of head to check for blockage because ive had other issues with this trooper that are engine oil related.so here is a pic of what was inside the hose at the connection there. to me it looks sorta like a pla...
by acer
Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:19 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

Re: oil filter failure c223t

thanks for the suggestion putt,i will investigate that as well,would that small oil cooler really have that much affect on eng oil temp?
by acer
Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:02 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: pics of casting number
Replies: 1
Views: 563

pics of casting number

took me a while but just learning how to post pics, here is one of my casting number on block above starter. this is on a 86 trooper diesel, could this be a upgraded warranty engine with 3rd gen rods? also i posted another pic on the post about oil filter problems.
IMG_20131029_182715_470.jpg
by acer
Wed Oct 30, 2013 8:47 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

Re: oil filter failure c223t

pic of flap from oil filter
IMG_20131029_182444_755.jpg
by acer
Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

Re: oil filter failure c223t

okay ive been back on this trooper project again and I've cut the oil filter apart that was on it.i found nothing wrong with it, it had a black anti-drain back flap in it. so the orange flap i found had to come from a previous oil filter(amazing this didn't seize everything up)but i see no way that ...
by acer
Mon Oct 21, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

Re: oil filter failure c223t

thanks Joe, i usually don't get lucky enough to be able to pull that stuff out where i did and also in the back of mind has been what about main bearing feed holes? but i like what your saying about the oil going there first because of the larger hole to that passage.and i am going to dissect a filt...
by acer
Mon Oct 21, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

Re: oil filter failure c223t

i should clarify i was a NAPA jobber for 16 years im not bashing NAPA/WIX filters im just trying to troubleshoot
this as its kinda weird with what ive found so far. thanks
by acer
Mon Oct 21, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil filter failure c223t
Replies: 10
Views: 1914

oil filter failure c223t

has anyone had problems with Napa 1091 oil filters? i have a 1986 trooper diesel w turbo and have had turbo bearing failure and have checked oil pressure at sending unit and at turbo supply line. had low pressure at turbo (<20 lbs). have 80 lbs at sending unit. i took the fitting out of the block wh...
by acer
Sun Oct 20, 2013 12:38 pm
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: garrett turbo?
Replies: 4
Views: 891

Re: garrett turbo?

hey, i am in need of a turbo for one of these as well, have you tried out that turbo setup yet on your c223t?
just wondering if you had problems mounting it up,and how it spooled up.
by acer
Thu Jun 20, 2013 11:53 am
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: oil supply/pressure
Replies: 2
Views: 618

oil supply/pressure

i have a question about oil supply/pressure for the turbo on a 86 trooper. everthing is stock as it came out but ive had a turbo fail and was checking out all possibilities and have found that engine oil pressure at sending unit fitting is around 80 psi. checked oil pressure at end of line that supp...
by acer
Thu May 26, 2011 12:15 pm
Forum: Electrical Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Upgrades
Topic: charge idiot light
Replies: 2
Views: 926

charge idiot light

i have a 86 trooper diesel that had a alternator go bad(stator windings) and in the coarse of taking alternator off and back on my idot light does not come on with key on engine off. the alternator is charging fine according to a voltmeter check at battery with engine running. bulb is good in instru...