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SERIES 60 HIGH FUEL OIL TEMPERATURE RETURN

To determine if high fuel oil temperature return is causing lack of power, perform the following steps: ‪

  1. Test for high fuel oil temperature return; refer to section .
  2. Analyze the high fuel oil temperature test results.
    1. If the return fuel oil temperature is less than or equal to 60C (140F), check for air cleaner restriction; refer to section .
    2. If the return fuel oil temperature is greater than 60C (140F), resolve the high fuel oil temperature return condition; refer to section .

High Fuel Oil Temperature Resolution

Perform the following steps to resolve high fuel oil temperature return: ‪

  1. Remove and replace fuel oil filter(s); refer to section .
  2. Inspect the check valve for a restricted fitting, replace if necessary; refer to section .
  3. Verify high fuel oil temperature repair; refer to section .
Test the Engine with Resolved High Fuel Oil Temperature

Perform the following steps to determine if high fuel oil temperature repairs resolved lack of power condition: ‪

  1. Start and run the engine.
  2. Test drive the vehicle to ensure lack of power has been resolved.
    1. If lack of power did not occur during the test drive, no further troubleshooting is required. Shut down the engine.
    2. If lack of power occurred during the test drive, shut down the engine. Check for a restricted air cleaner element; refer to section .