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Frank O

Updated 4 days ago

iveco engine identification - 657 Replies

knighty in Durham, United Kingdom Did you post that you could send pdf of workshop manual for Iveco daily? If so does it cover the 35C12 hpi? My...

dustsheep

Updated 28 days ago

2005 international 4300 need help - 1 Reply

Here is the specs. 2005 international 4300 dt 466 trimmed y with 225 hp,6 speed manual and air brake, ride.

AA mobile service

Updated 1 month ago

05 international 4300 series power problem - 459 Replies

hello my friend. first try cleanup ECM connectors, and check connector bolt torque- tide when is accelerator pedal works good, and feel...

Blood

Updated 2 months ago

International 4900 DT466E - not throttle response ? - 65 Replies

I have a 4900 DT466E warning light is on Looses power in the third gear slow over hill no pulling power low RPM after the 2nd gear. Any suggestion...

nedkelly

Updated 4 months ago

iveco daily 02 - 3 Replies

iv an iveco 35c13 wont start without easy start ony started this out of the blue it will nstart after alot of swinging over with the key

dustin

Updated 4 months ago

06 international 4300 power loss - 2 Replies

Thanks for the sorry answer

Lesley terry

Updated 5 months ago

Diesel starting trouble - 82 Replies

I have a 99 f350 super duty diesel 7.3 It will start run for a few minutes then die. It will start right back and do the same. Runs fine while...

bmmcneilly

89 f350 problems

I have an 89 f350 with the 7.3 non-turbo diesel. The fuel line kept popping off and now the truck will start cold drive a few miles down the road and...

Kylon Bales

Updated 6 months ago

International 4300 "check trans" light comes on - 1 Reply

Did you ever figure out what caused this and what you had to do to fix it having the same problem any information would be greatly appreciated thanks

lorne johnson

Updated 7 months ago

Diesel generator that won't start. - 104 Replies

The piston is crack no compression

vic

Updated 8 months ago

What schools in the US are good schools for Diesel Mechanic training? - 37 Replies

[QUOTE who="mrkeith in NEWARK, New Jersey"]Im in NJ and there is PLENTY of jobs for diesel mechanics over here. I read this whole forum and it sounds...

springer12

Non Starter

Ive got a 2001 Iveco Daily, 2.8 diesel engine that wont start, turns over a treat, but no fuel coming out of injectors. The immobiliser light flashes...

Chris1102 in Clifton, New Jersey

2005 International DT466 fan clutch not working after new radiator installed

I have a 2005 International DT466 box truck. I had a new radiator installed and ever since the temperature gauge goes to 230 and sets off an alarm. ...

jose ronaldo defensor in Cebu, Philippines

Updated 11 months ago

Iveco 2.5 turbo diesel high oil use - 1 Reply

Hello I have an Iveco 45-10 minibus with a 2.5 turbo diesel. My problem is that it will drink all the oil in the engine in a 25 minute drive....

tztmmy2003 in Oxford, Massachusetts

05 freight liner power comes and goes

I drive an 05 freight liner m2 buisness class straight truck with the mersadies I've been having trouble with power come and going empty loaded up...

mrkeith in NEWARK, New Jersey

Updated 12 months ago

Are diesel mechanic job opportunities growing or declining? - 9 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most diesel mechanic...

qwy_123@yahoo.com

02 int. DT466 engine strong till warmed up! HELP!!

Just bought this international 4300 DT466 from dealer used. Took it for its first long trip and felt it burp a couple times while on the interstate...

Spectramal in Snohomish, Washington

'00 intl 4700 t444e with dead throttle

I have a real head scratcher. 2000 International 4700 with a T444E/Auto. Came in with an intermittant dead throttle. Sets most of the 130's codes for...

Ramu in Apo

Updated 13 months ago

KBR Wages in Middle East - 8 Replies

I have already sent my resume to KBR, but would like to know some information on mechanics pay rate and how uplifts work, living and working...

horacio2012@yahoo.com in Coral Gables, Florida

Updated 16 months ago

2006 Freightliner M2 business class - 4 Replies

My truck lose power and the check engine light comes on but not all the time. I took it to the shop but no codes or error found.It been 2 months...

NIDGE in York, United Kingdom

Updated 17 months ago

iveco 35c11 03 plate - 1 Reply

hi, i have an iveco 2.9 turbo diesel van,has been running fine,i stalled it the other day and since it will not start.Is there a fuel cut out or...

Jerry J in Brookville, Pennsylvania

Updated 18 months ago

start my 2000 international 4700 dt466e - 4 Replies

i just bought an 2000 international 4700 dt466e with no owner manual; i' amtrying to start the engine, but i do not know how to warm the glow plugs,...

Joe Gagill in Monticello, New York

Updated 18 months ago

2002 fiat ducato 2.8jtd not starting - 3 Replies

hi i have a 2002 ducato 2.8 jtd, the engine will not start hot or cold unless i use easy start, once its running its perfect, if i turn it off, it...

DAVID in Mobile, Alabama

Updated 20 months ago

Diesel Generator - 1 Reply

I have a Westebeke diesel generator in a boat that will not start I have given in a shot of ether but it will not fire up it cranks but that is it...

Road Rescue Towing in Edmonds, Washington

Is my transmission going out?

I have an automatic 2004 international 4300 dt 466. It started few weeks ago. While driving my rpm needle and speed needle started to wig out ,...

ROBERT in West Palm Beach, Florida

Updated 22 months ago

Need Side Work - 4 Replies

I have been a Diesel Mechanic for over 20 years.I work full time but off on nights and weekends to do side work.If you know of any work for me Please...

Tony

Iveco Daily Minibus 40 c 16

I need to know the consumption rate of an Iveco Daily 40 C 16 with 2.8 litre engine capacity. How many kilometres can be covered by one litre of...

tim in Sydney, Australia

Updated 22 months ago

Injector light on , 2004 Iveco Daily 2.8 diesel - 1 Reply

I have an Iveco Daily 2.8 turbo 2004, it has started blowing fuses due to back brake lights and the injector light comes on shortly after starting....

Avi in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 22 months ago

needs work - 3 Replies

I have over 20 years experience as a diesel mechanic. I live in the Atlanta area and can not buy a job. I have my own tools and ready to go to work.

Mario in Slovakia

Updated 24 months ago

Iveco Unijet 35s 12 Black smoke - 1 Reply

Hi, I have a 53 plate Iveco daily with a black smoke problem, It has had new injectors and a turbo about nine months ago. The van if fine when...

mike d in Dallas, Texas

Updated 24 months ago

What are the best diesel mechanic qualifications and training to get ahead? - 11 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a diesel mechanic? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective diesel...

John in Brooklyn, New York

Difference of 11r22.5 g and h

I have always run 11r 22.5 h series rated for 6610 lbs and my new truck came with 11r22.5 g rating of 6175 lbs. this is a tandem axle and my question...

Scott in Saint Marys, Ontario

466 dt-e engine damage from injector

Recently an injector failed on international 466dt-e. All injectors were replaced within the last 30,000km. One injector was not installed properly,...

eddie in Mere, United Kingdom

Updated 25 months ago

Diesel misses and blows white smoke - 28 Replies

I have a Nissan terrano II (turbo) every now and then (not very consistantly) the car misses (maybe two or three splutters. if i step on the gas...

Jose Luis in Parkietenbos, Aruba

2005 DT466E leaking oil after long driving or high RMP

Good Morning Every body. I have a DT-466E with 399.950 miles from the year 2005. when you drive long distance or just rush on high RMP and you...

dldjr in Champaign, Illinois

Updated 26 months ago

1996 International 4700 DT444E Engine warn light. - 1 Reply

I have an International 4700 DT444E. She starts right up. Runs strong. Engine warn light comes on and I have no throttle response. The engine does...

Mango in Manchester, United Kingdom

Gear stick extension - Iveco Daily

Hi, I have a 2000 Iveco Daily. The gear stick is way too low down and gives me shoulder ache as I actually have to lean over to get 1,3 and 5. Is it...

Big Fish in Joliet, Illinois

Updated 26 months ago

motor oil getting sucked into deisel tank. - 2 Replies

hey i have a 1999 (early model) ford f-450 7.3 power stroke. the problem i am having is somehow somewhere oil is being sucked out of the engine and...

Dr. Goodwrench in Aliso Viejo, California

DT 466/530 conversions to Natural Gas

AnyOne worked on one these yet or heard of any issues,

Jersey Joe in Denver, Colorado

Updated 26 months ago

2005 DT466E Fuel in Oil - 2 Replies

Working on a 2005 International School Bus with a DT466E around 88,000 Miles. Getting fuel in the oil. I am suspecting the injectors, Anyone run in...

umerhayat in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Updated 26 months ago

mechanic jobs in france - 1 Reply

looking for a job in the south of france{borbeaux}area,i`m a fully quailified plant/truck mechanic/and have a good back ground experience ranging...

Catfarmdude in Bury, United Kingdom

Iveco - lack of power

Hi Everyone! I have a 35c12 on a o4 plate. For some reason it seems to be lacking power. It runs ok, starts fine, if a little sluggish, but just does...

jmr63301@yahoo.com in O Fallon, Missouri

Updated 27 months ago

1993 Ford E350 7.3 Diesel - 2 Replies

Have a 1993 Ford E350 diesel Bus.... It never starts right up it takes some time. It will crank over then die immeidately then won't start for a...

jmr63301@yahoo.com in O Fallon, Missouri

Updated 27 months ago

1996 e 350 7.3 powerstroke - 1 Reply

my box truck starts runs fine then go down the hwy about 55 at steady speed and start slowly loseing power if i keep going it will eventually die but...

@vw in Los Angeles, California

Updated 28 months ago

1999 international 4700 6 cyl deisel - 2 Replies

Going through 6 liters of oil a day but showing no sign of burning it . Checked turbo and compressor no sign of oil build up . Could it be rings but...

Cadburyegg in Winner, South Dakota

Updated 28 months ago

complete set of tools - 4 Replies

I have no idea, if I am posting this correctly!! forgive me if I am not suppose to ask this.. but my husband changed careers a few years back, and...

kenny

Updated 28 months ago

Top diesel mechanic skills needed to get the job. - 20 Replies

why did you say that?idid NOTdisrespest anyone all iwanted was some help and by the way iwillnotshut up for no one!!!! whothehell are aknowit...

grobinson in Vacaville, California

Updated 28 months ago

Work - 5 Replies

Im a certified Diesel mechanic looking for work desperatly .

Road Rescue in Lynnwood, Washington

04 DT466 will not start

I have an 04 International 4300 with DT466 in it. Came out this morning, tried to start and it doesn't. It was pretty cold, 27-28F. last night....

Confused in Normal, Illinois

Updated 29 months ago

02 International DT466E- Hard to start - 4 Replies

I have an 02 International 4300 with the 466E. When the truck sits for more than a few hours, it cranks for a long time before it starts. The...

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