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Author Topic: Detroit 8V92 Where do I drain the water from?  (Read 859 times)
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« on: December 31, 2013, 11:50:58 AM »

I am trying to find the water out of the fuel filter I think?
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« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2013, 11:53:13 AM »

 Not all fuel filters have water drains.>>>Dan
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« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2013, 11:58:48 AM »

Like Dan said only the separator type fuel filters have a water drain on the bottom
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« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2013, 04:15:51 PM »

Heck i am still trying to figure out how to drain water out of the fuel tank. I have rub rails and no little door or drain at the bottom of the siding like the 5 A's
My filters have drains on the housing.
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« Reply #4 on: December 31, 2013, 05:25:32 PM »

 If you have drains "on the housings" then you probably have the original "sock" type filters, not the later spin on-throw away type.>>>Dan
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« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2014, 11:53:43 AM »

No drain at the bottom of mine.


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« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2014, 11:54:06 AM »

Is it true that all 8V92 engines are turbo?
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« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2014, 12:06:54 PM »

No
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