Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Ontario, Canada
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Terrible advice right here. Mine gelled up last winter on a fresh tank, first time in 15 years of running the truck as a daily in "northern" Canada. Root cause? I added a remote fuel filter kit with a finer media which trapped the fine ice/wax particulate which normally passed through the stock filter. So, the finer your filtration is, the more susceptible you are to freeze up.
Was that under the frame and with no fuel heater? I've personally never had or seen that problem with -30* C and mighty Donaldson filtration. Never even seen frame mounted filters do that in -30* C with good ol' Canadian diesel.
2006 RAM 3500 DRW 6 speed 4WD QCLB: unit bearing delete, metric delete, all tow no go.
1991 W350 SRW auto 4WD RCLB: Fleetjunk delete, Garmon trans, NASTRUCK
Just say no to metric Daimler-Fiat