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fuel being used from one tank until dry fuel still in other tank 1996 volvo with N14 celect

you either have a pickup tube in the tank is broke, the fuel line is clogged up, or the most likely problem is follow your lines off the tank it will go to what looks like a T on your crossmember that's a crossover valve should be 2 of them one is return and one is feed. replace both of those. To check for the pickup tube being broke you'd have to drain the fuel down in the tank and shine a flashlight in the tank you'll see where the tube comes down. on those models they welded a brace in the bottom of the tank and over time those braces would break and crack the pickup tube. only way to repair that is to take off the tank and take it to a welding shop they will cut a hole in the tank and fix it then patch the hole back up.

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Jeff Drumm


I Can answer any question pertaining to semi trucks and trailers. Have no experience in the automotive field so not able to help in that area.


My experiences in Semi Trucks is. I own my own truck and i presntly maintain a 80 truck fleet. Can handle any questions pertaining to a truck have tore apart and rebuilt every aspect on them. Fleet I deal with is Mainly Volvo trucks and a handful of freightliners. Work on automated transmissions on a daily basis along with carrier apu's. With engines my specialty is the 60 series Detroit but do work on the cummins isx the n-14 and the ism. and also the Volvo engines.

Have a College Degree from university of northwestern ohio in diesel and agriculture mechanics. Have 10 years behind the wheel driving a truck and 4 years working on trucks full time. Also have grown up on a farm so have been tinkering on trucks and tractors all my life.

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I've gone through online schooling and have received certificates from webb wheel, Timken and Volvo academy.

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