Results for: Pump-priming

Why does the pump lose its prime when the vacuum is hooked up?

You probably have air leaking through either your vac hose and/or the valve that controls your vac line. You might try replacing the gaskets on your valve stems and try a new (MORE)

1986 ford diesel injector pump prime?

  I was having a problem in my 1986 Ford diesel. The engine would start immediately even after sitting for weeks, but then would immediately stall. It would then take abou (MORE)

How do you prime the oil pump on a Chevy engine?

While the engine is still on the assembly stand, turn it so that the oil filter would be vertical, then pour a small amount of oil into the holes while turning the engine slow (MORE)

How do you prime a water pump?

It depends on what kind of pump it is. Basically, you put water in the pump chamber and rely on airtight joints and suction to do the rest. -Tight joints are an absolute esse (MORE)

How do you prime oil pump on a 2004 Dakota 4.7l?

To prime the oil pump on this engine,look for the two threaded plugs above the oil filter adapter.If you see these two plugs remove the lower one with a large allen wrench.The (MORE)

How do you prime a Harley Davidson oil pump?

on top of the harley oil pump there is a large plug that can be unscrewed with a large flat scew driver remove it and inside the first thing you will see is a long spring pull (MORE)