Thanks for the help guys.
Kirbystud - No smoke out the back until she starts. Then she smokes for a little while before she quits. White... I think.
lapeer20m - I'll check it out to see if there's a leak allowing air into the fuel lines. I'll even try your suggestion of priming using the lifting pump... except I gotta find it first.
Told you I knew nothing of diesels.
BTW: How do you know which body you have?
I know I mentioned the DT-360 because I've seen a lot of postings related to them but the seller of mine bus listed the engine as a DT-350
. Not sure what the difference is between the 350 and 360. Anybody know?