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    Hey guys, not been on here for AGES. I've got a problem, a stupid one like but I'm stuck. I've ran out of fuel its just conked out on me, I tried strtin it again but its havin none. Its a vec c 03 plate dti. Does it need bleeding or can I just stick fuel back in it? Arghh I'm worried.

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    It need bleeding just fill the fuel filter housing up with diesel and the tank then crank it over should fire up ok If it runs then cuts out turn the key on and of a few times then start again
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    Whaaaa :'( I don't know what fuel filter housing is. I'm a typical woman with no sense about cars

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    Don't bother bleeding just keep turning it over .

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    Only if u fill the filter housing otherwise don't bother u will flattern the battery
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    I'm pretty sure there's a bleeding procedure for the DTI as the pump can suffer wear if it's being cranked over with no fuel passing through it.

    I'm sure there was a How2 for it

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    And you might need 2 cans of fuel to get enough pressure. What does the handbook say?

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    I've tried to put fuel in, its having none of it

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    I Told u that lol u need to fill the fuel filter housing up
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    Isn't there a push button on fuel line to bleed the fuel in

    Was on ny dads old 04 dti elegance

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