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Old 11-19-2010, 10:06 PM   #1
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power loss how to?

so what does power loss or low power mean and how do i diagnose or remedy
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Old 11-19-2010, 11:28 PM   #2
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Power as in......more detail please.
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Old 11-21-2010, 07:33 PM   #3
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well i can barely make it up some steep hills. i lose speed and rpms as i hit most grades. slow top speed on flats.....someone suggested a had a power loss problem?
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Fuel filters would be the first step. Much smoke out the pipe?
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Old 11-21-2010, 11:31 PM   #5
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gas or diesel ?
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Old 11-27-2010, 10:35 AM   #6
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diesel .a bunch of whiter smoke towards the very top of hill but real light once warmed up.i might change the fuel filter(S) again see if it helps. but i did replace them new napa. about 6000 miles ago so id think theyre pretty good
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Old 11-28-2010, 08:57 AM   #7
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Sounds like a fuel delivery issue, definatley start with fuel filters, what engine do you have?
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Old 12-13-2010, 01:09 AM   #8
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1985 ihc 9.0 naturally aspirated
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