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11-06-2019, 03:17 PM
11-06-2019, 07:08 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

Any guesses?

Any guesses?
11-05-2019, 10:29 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

What is this hole in my aircooler end plate thing?

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This is part 23 in the photo. Noticed this...
11-02-2019, 02:16 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

An update: drained tanks into barrels going...

An update: drained tanks into barrels going through a 2 micron racor on the way. Thoroughly cleaned out tanks via sensor port with 1/2Ē pvc ďvacuumĒ. Put clean fuel bank in tanks. Now going through...
10-30-2019, 01:28 PM
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Views: 507
Posted By wildgeechi

Would you normally be able to see any evidence of...

Would you normally be able to see any evidence of water intrusion? At idle it would make sense given the raw water circuit has positive pressure and the intake manifold would be in vacuum, but at...
10-29-2019, 03:55 PM
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Views: 507
Posted By wildgeechi

qsd2.8

qsd2.8
10-29-2019, 01:30 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

no there isnít any other damage. Talked to a...

no there isnít any other damage. Talked to a Cummins mechanic, he said wouldnít expect any other damage, leaky air coolers happen all the time and everything else is fine
10-29-2019, 01:26 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

becuase thatís the nonflanged end of the core it...

becuase thatís the nonflanged end of the core it sorta needs to seal both. It was definitely leaking water there, probably air too
10-29-2019, 06:46 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

thatís what I figured. Already talked to a buddy...

thatís what I figured. Already talked to a buddy about doing that for me, just wanted to see if there were any other methods out there. Thanks!
10-29-2019, 06:02 AM
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Views: 507
Posted By wildgeechi

Best way to repair aftercooler housing?

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I believe loose bolts lead to a small...
10-29-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By wildgeechi

Cummins QSD2.8l. Aluminum housing and Iím...

Cummins QSD2.8l. Aluminum housing and Iím guessing cooper alloy core. The cores will be out of the boat so I guess thatís all that matters
10-29-2019, 05:48 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

We have a blast on my hobie tandem island. Looks...

We have a blast on my hobie tandem island. Looks like this
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10-29-2019, 05:40 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

Best DIY method to clean cooler core?

Since Iím taking stuff apart I figured I might as well clean the whole raw water circuit. 3 cores to clean. Whatís the best method? Vinegar? Mechanical removal of scale and crud? Boiling?
10-28-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

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Pulled air cooler. Found this. A problem for...
10-28-2019, 11:51 AM
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Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

no I need the drums to drain the 120g onboard. I...

no I need the drums to drain the 120g onboard. I usually full with 5g tanks filled at regular gas stations.
10-28-2019, 11:31 AM
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Posted By wildgeechi

yeah I know. Iím waiting on a replacement filter...

yeah I know. Iím waiting on a replacement filter and going to pick up some drums today
10-28-2019, 10:30 AM
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Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

Changed oil. Old oil looks great. No visual trace...

Changed oil. Old oil looks great. No visual trace of anything. Chatting with a buddy and he suggested checking if the air cooler was leaking water into the intake. Seems clean, just residue from when...
10-27-2019, 05:47 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

Epoxy always seems to run more than youíd expect....

Epoxy always seems to run more than youíd expect. Iíd used six10 or total boats equivalent. Iíve used both and they work great. If you want to get crazy put a vacuum on one hole to suck the stuff in...
10-27-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,478
Posted By wildgeechi

good point, if it is a scupper itís possible that...

good point, if it is a scupper itís possible that long hose was meant to go there
10-27-2019, 04:39 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

Iím a big believer in ďcanít have too many bilge...

Iím a big believer in ďcanít have too many bilge pumpsĒ
10-27-2019, 04:07 PM
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Posted By wildgeechi

Ummmm my scuppers dump directly out the back of...

Ummmm my scuppers dump directly out the back of the boat.
10-27-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

it is a common rail motor. It has never stalled...

it is a common rail motor. It has never stalled or ran poorly.
10-27-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

A thought... Is what Iím calling blue smoke...

A thought... Is what Iím calling blue smoke (relative to the vapor from the breather) actually white smoke? There *is* a distinct diesel fume smell with the exhaust I donít remember being quite so...
10-26-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

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have some water in the final filter but the...
10-26-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,817
Posted By wildgeechi

Must have been introduced in recent refuel......

Must have been introduced in recent refuel... Iíve burned a few tanks worth in the last month or so and always keep it topped off to minimize moisture through condensation. swapped out two filters...
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