PROCEDURE For Bleeding Fuel System after running out of fuel.
1: Remove all the glow plugs.
2: Crank engine for short time (5-10 seconds); allow starter to cool between cranking.
3: Crack open bleeder screw on top of Fuel Filter to release air, then close. Do this quickly so that you
4: Repeat steps 2 and 3 until you see a fog of diesel fuel coming out of the engine when cranking.
5: Crack open Bleeder Screw on top of Fuel Filter once more to release air, then close.
6: Put glow plugs back in and hook up wiring.
7: When you start the engine for the first time, it may run rough, knock, smoke or stall.
It may take several times before the engine restarts.
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