How to bleed diesel fuel system on Mercedes MBE 900?

How to bleed diesel fuel system on Mercedes MBE 900?

http://schoolbusmechanic.blogspot.com Bleeding diesel fuel system on a Mercedes MBE 900 diesel engine using a Kent Moore J-47912 diesel fuel system bleeding tool. Bleeding diesel engines is much easier when you have the right tools. The main purpose of pressurizing the fuel system is to bleed diesel fuel lines which gets rid of all the trapped air.

Where can I get a new mb900 engine?

Jon does Sterlings not M2’s and more importantly Jon is a stand up guy and takes care of his customers. Knoxville seems to have a good service department, at least based on my one time in there, so they might be a good place to get it looked at.

Where was the coolant leak on my mb900?

The coolant leak was in the sleeper at a fitting to the sleeper heater. There was another hose clamp beneath the sleeper that leaked as well but that one I saw the dripping and tightened right away. I never could find the other leak in the sleeper but they found it in service.

How to troubleshoot MBE 900 engine and MBE 4000 engine?

Refer to “4.3.2.6 Verifying Repairs” . If the valve functions properly, go to step 5 for the MBE 4000 engine and step 6 for the MBE 900 engine. For the MBE 4000 engine, inspect the EGR shutoff valve. Ensure the valve moves freely between the open and closed positions. Ensure the valve stays in the open position when no air pressure is applied.

Where can I get a MBE900 Mercedes truck?

Mo Via Blackpool,Lancs. Prepare thyself for the MBE haters……Although not a single one has owned one IIRC. I ran a 4000 for 8yrs, and it was a good enough motor that was EXCELLENT on fuel. You can call the afternoon shift guys (4pm onwards) at Interstate Detroit in Altoona,Ia for any advise on it too.

Which is EGR system does the MBE 900 use?

Note: The EGR systems in the MBE 4000 and MBE 900 engines contain fewer components and use simpler control logic than the other series of Detroit Diesel engines. Therefore, using the DTCs should be the primary means of solving troubleshooting problems.

Is the MBE 900 engine good for a truck?

This engine enjoys relatively good fuel economy. When tuned right (and conditions are favorable), this engine has gotten the better part of 11 mpg. Longevity is a question. Here’s the real gist of my post: I am trying to write an accurate plan for future truck acquisition, and commensurate capital reserves for each truck.

Is there a warranty on a Cummins MBE 900?

We have a Cat engine that has a 750k warranty which isn’t too bad. We primarily are running KW’s with cummins in them for the rebuild factor. Jury is still out on whether I want to purchase the new EPA trucks any time soon. Way too many problems with them at this point. There is my penny in the pond.

What kind of truck is the 2007 Sterling?

We really enjoyed driving the 2007 Sterling with 96″ Bentz/Express Cruiser setup our former owners had, but they were fraught with mechanical problems. There is a new M2112 at Stoops, but I can’t see financing $105k, much less financing anything at all.

What kind of engine does a caterpillar MBE 926 have?

This engine is being targeted at the Caterpillar C7 series market segment. At 7.2 liters, the MBE 926 is similar in displacement to the C7 but produces 1,000 ft-lbs of torque compared to 860 for the C7.

What kind of fuel economy does the MBE 900 get?

That is the real reason I was originally enticed by the CAT engine….the fact that an in-frame could be done on it. The costs of all the above scare me. The 900….. This engine enjoys relatively good fuel economy. When tuned right (and conditions are favorable), this engine has gotten the better part of 11 mpg.

When did Mercedes Benz start making diesel engines?

The Mercedes engine first started appearing in the Freightliner RV chassis in the 2006 model year. These engines will be serviced by Detroit Diesel, also a division of Daimler. The engine that is beginning to hit the markets in the 2007 model year is the MBE 926.