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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Guy's, Gee it's getting hard to go any where here where I live. So I will wait for good weather as right now it's we weather for a few days. I want to spray more undercoat on the mud guards and all the bits I have. I was out side in the weather but covered up so now back in the garage. The...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Steve, If we can help in any way just ask. Take care and hope it works out for you. Cheers John
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hello Rodger, We are in the same boat regarding postage and now travel. Soon it will be total lock down because people in Australia still don't get it. That is the go to the beaches and do the same thing they did before. There is most of us that do the right thing but as we see on the news where...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hello Rodger, That company has them in stock here for $50 AUD in Australia. They are just a flat piece of rubber with the bolt holes in them. You cannot buy a gem one any more. cheers John But did you buy the relief valve Yet??
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hello guy's, Well every time I start my engine I have oil pressure all the time now. So there must have been a bit of gasket or what ever , not letting the relief valve to close right home and letting the oil over time to run back into the sump. Today Saturday I sprayed the undercoat on the...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Funny. I did leave a message on Friday. But this morning It wasn't there until I posted the one this morning. Strange. Cheers John
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Guy's I was veery sure I left a message about my oil pressure on Saturday. Maybe I didn't touch the right button. Anyway It started uo and oil pressure was there after a week of sit and not starting the engine. As I said it may have so thing in the hole to stop the relief valve from totally...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Rodger, Today is Friday and it's 1pm and I just started my cruiser engine. Great it showed oil pressure. That was after a very short time. so maybe some thing was in the hole where the relief valve sits. If it did the same not show oil pressure after say after 4 or 6 times I would remover...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Rodger, I do not have a EDIC filter on my engine. Also first start the glow plugs on on and it runs for about a second and then stops. My next try I just turn the key and it starts. That the same each try after the first run. I don't touch any thing once it starts for the first time. The...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Guy's, Nothing I could see come out. so I will give it a go on Friday my time to see if any thing did. Ranting cats and dogs is a saying here maybe your way as well Ha. Tomorrow Thursday more. First dam very hot weather then dam bush fires and rain which we need. But not raining in the whole...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Guy's. Today I started my engine and 6 times it started and stopped because no oil pressure and on the 6th time it stayed run because the oil pressure come up. The only problem I see is the relief valve isn't closing right off or sitting all the way home. Maybe I should take it out again and...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Guy's That was the problem with no oil pressure on start up. I let it go for 5 day with out starting the engine just to make sure that was the problem. Sure enough I have oil pressure just about on start up. Happy hay. So guy's if any of you have low oil pressure and the engine is in good...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Rodger, You know I live in NSW Australia. That relief valve and spring cost $64.4500AUD with postage. this is the company that sells the longer relief valve. Part # 15131-220105 valve. 15132-760115 spring. Hope this helps.They do have an email address which is [email protected]
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hi Rodger, I added the picture of the two relief valves and you can see the longer one that has done the trick in not letting the engine oil past it. There was suppose to be a new relief valve added when the engine was reconditioned. But I'm not sure. But if any guy's have a problem with...
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    2H engine recon no oil pressure until 3 or 4 starts

    Hay Rodger, It was the relief valve that was the problem. Which means that the hole the relief sits in is warn and I do need the larger valve so the engine oil doesn't run back into the sump. I spoke to so many people about my problem here in Australia and even talked about if it could be the...
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