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Does sedimentor have internal filter?

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Ok I'm getting round to doing the sedimentor today, the new one has no filter inside (like the fuel filter) is this correct? It's basically just an empty shell? 

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Don't know if there is a element inside the body, there will be a seperate fuel filter in the engine bay bolted to the bulkhead.

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So there's no element in the sedimentor then? My book is showing no too. Just wanted to check 

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there may be a seperator of some type so that heavy deposits of sediment/rust get seperated & don't end up in the filter. 

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Wow !!! Just wow, the crud that's in this!! No element just a cone type metal plate that sits on top, I'll get a picture up asap 😳😳😳

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All cleaned out with fresh diesel in it, running nicely..... 👍

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I have a similar thing on my tractor, nothing inside, its just a place for heavy stuff like rust and water to sit before the fuel goes to the filter. I guess it is just to extend the service life of the filter if you are using fuel that has sat around a while in a metal storage tank.

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On 5/14/2017 at 1:58 PM, DC_ said:

Wow !!! Just wow, the crud that's in this!! No element just a cone type metal plate that sits on top, I'll get a picture up asap 😳😳😳

Crud??  thats nothing, I had a jellyfish in mine  :huh:

https://forums.lr4x4.com/topic/98850-jellyfish-in-my-sedimenter/#comment-863319

Might be of interest for preventative maintenance.

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Thanks Paddy I did see that thread a while ago and commented on it. 

Suppose it wasn't as bad as some have it. 👍

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