fuel presure

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  1. mullis

    mullis Read Only Funster

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    we just bought a 1996 fleetwood storm in great shape engine is down on power was told sounds like low fuel presure does anyone know how much it is suppose to have it is 7.4 L 454 on a p30
     
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    Hi and welcome :thumb: can't help you with your problem but it will put you back up the top:Wink:
     
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    HI, if you take it into a fuel injection engineer, they should be able to do some callabration tests and tell you what there is is wrong ,:thumb:
     
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    You could also try asking on our sister site RVOC which is dedicated to American motorhomes..

    To cast your net further, ask on one of the largest RV forums in America .. RV.Net
     
  5. phil1946

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    Depending on the spec used in your RV this engine was rated at between 305 and 450 brake horsepower. Given that the stock power for the 6.5 turbo diesel used in the P30 chassis was around 195 (with more torque?) you should have plenty of power unless there is something wrong.

    You could try to get some idea of MPG and ask on RVOC if that is what would be expected or, as above, get some friendly technician to have a look.
     
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    Hazel ky is Kentucky yes?
     
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    first thing i would change is the fuel filter and start from there.
     
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