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Racor Market Application Publications: Transportation Success Stories

Transportation Filtration: Turbine Series Fuel Filter/Water Separator 900FH10 for Motor Home

RSL0336 - APRIL 2017

The motor home owner was experiencing short filter life. Operating conditions required a larger filter.

Transportation & Fuel Dispensing Filtration: 690R, 4120R, and FBO-14 For Fuel Distribution Company

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Poor fuel quality was shortening the life of engine fuel filters on distribution trucks used by the customer. This created an assortment of problems, ranging from worn piston rings to destroyed injectors, increasing down-time and repair costs. With re-fueling stations in remote locations, and extreme conditions affecting fuel quality and delivery, Petrocity needed a reliable filtration system to address these problems.

Transportation Filtration: CNG Fuel Filter For Natural Gas Truck

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The customer, who is the leader of Russian truck manufacturers, increased the amount of CNG powered vehicles due to the Russian Government program promoting natural gas vehicles. The challenge was to create a new low pressure CNG module for a V8-engine with two outlet ports and integrated ports for both a fuel temperature and pressure sensor. Additionally, higher flow rates were required all in a smaller footprint.

Transportation Filtration: Diesel Spin-on Series 660R30 for Nissan Navara Truck

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The Racor distributor located in Nairobi, Kenya, service their customers light duty diesel trucks that operate all over Kenya and experience many different qualities of fuel. The on-engine fuel filtration system was inadequate and often bypassed water and particulate to the engine injectors.

PFL33770 Oil Filter Kit For Motorhome Application

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A motorhome with a diesel engine has very little room for external components on the engine. The original equipment (OE) installed oil filter caused the cab to bump against it.  In order to avoid costly body damage and improve service access, the

customer needed a remote oil filter to mount elsewhere on the chassis.

Direct Injection Thermal Valve For Engine & Chassis Mounted Filtration

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Racor’s Direct Injection Thermal Valve uses warm fuel leaving the engine to heat the fuel on the upstream side of the filter. The valve, when activated by cold temperatures, diverts warm fuel from the engine outlet into the upstream side of the filter. The smart technology of the thermal valve activates and deactivates automatically allowing it to respond to unexpected cold weather without

overheating the fuel.

 

4400R10 GreenMAX™ Fuel Filter Water Separator On Freightliner Truck

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An LTL carrier located in Scottsbluff, NE., needed a filtration solution that would prevent cold fuel gelling and remove water during the cold winter months on the Great Plains.  A Racor 4400R10 GreenMAX fuel filter/water separator was installed on a 2002 Freightliner truck with Detroit Series 60 Engine.

 

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Transportation Filtration:ParFit Replacement Lids & Elements for School Buses

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Since the will-fit elements had lids attached, Racor’s ParFit lids were used to switch back to Racor’s genuine OEM specified products.

Transportation Filtration: Heavy-Duty Air Pre-cleaners For Leaf Trucks

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The leaf trucks are well known for
creating extremely dusty conditions.
The dusty environment forced the
operating crew to dump the dust
collectors every hour. This was causing
excessive dirt in the air filters.

Transportation & Mobile Filtration: Diesel Spin-on Series 4120R and 6120R

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The customer located in Kericho, Kenya (operating on a tea plantation) was using an Ecolog Forestry Harvester to clear woodland for further tea planting. Additionally, the company was operating Scania vehicles, to transport the tea and logs. The remote location brings many problems to the fuel system on the forestry equipment. The customer was experiencing water-in-fuel problems.

Transportation Filtration: GreenMAX™ Fuel Filter Water Separator 4400R10 for Transit Bus

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The GreenMAX meets the engine requirements, fits current package space held by competitor and was easily installed. It is 4 lbs lighter than the competitor’s product. Additional features offered included, a hand primer pump which allowed to prime the fuel system quickly. The manager also saw huge value in GreenMAX because of the ability to see water in the fuel.

Transportation Filtration: GreenMAX™ Fuel Filter Water Separator For 2013 Navistar ProStar

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The GreenMAX meets the engine requirements, fits current package space held by competitor and was easily installed. It is 4 lbs lighter than the competitor’s product. Additional features offered included a hand primer pump which allowed the technician to prime the fuel system quickly, and direct blend engine return fuel heat with a restriction indicator kit.

 

3150R10 Fuel Filter Water Separator On Fire Truck

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A custom fire truck builder needed a filter to satisfy the high flow demands and efficient dirt and water removal requirements of their chosen engine package.

 

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