Section 4.1 Empty Fuel Tank

Section 4.1
Empty Fuel Tank

To determine if an empty fuel tank is causing starting difficulty, determine the amount of fuel in fuel tank; refer to OEM guidelines.‪

  1. If fuel is at recommended level, check for a weak battery; refer to "4.2 Low Battery Voltage" .
  2. If fuel is below recommended level, refer to "4.1.1 Low Fuel Level Resolution" .

Section 4.1.1
Low Fuel Level Resolution

Perform the following steps to resolve low fuel level:‪

  1. Fill fuel tank to full; refer to OEM guidelines.
  2. Verify fuel tank refill; refer to "4.1.1.1 Test Engine with Filled Tank" .
Section 4.1.1.1
Test Engine with Filled Tank

To determine if a filled fuel tank resolved starting difficulty, attempt to start and run the engine.‪

  1. If the engine starts and runs, no further troubleshooting is required. Shut down the engine.
  2. If the engine fails to start and run, check the battery; refer to "4.2 Low Battery Voltage" .


EPA07 Series 60 DDEC VI Troubleshooting Guide - 6SE567
Generated on 10-13-2008

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