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Old May 21st, 2015, 03:47 PM
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Restarting after 3+ years of sitting

I am disgraced to admit this, but my 1994 D90 NAS redo became a project which I neglected (Life happens). Anyways I am back on the ball and she is close to being ready to crank. It has been garage kept the entire time, but what should be my main concerns upon restart attempts? I would guess getting oil to the engine is number one (worried about the oil pump being primed) but after that what else should I be looking at upon crank?

Below is a list of all the things I did when she was down in case you want to review for an idea of what I have been into:

- removed AC
- replaced thermostat
- new exhaust
- oil change
- new engine mounts
- hot tanked oil pickup, oil pan and that small part of crank housing
- did the cross seals
- fuel filter upgrade kit
- new metal dash frame
- all new VDO gauges including speedometer and matching sender(s)
- new exmoor interior
- badger top
- Corbeau seats
- rear speaker boxes

Any suggestions, ideas, etc. are greatly appreciated.

Thanks,

Bill
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Old May 21st, 2015, 04:52 PM
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Remove the plugs. Crank it over without them and check the oil comes up to pressure.
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Old May 21st, 2015, 05:40 PM
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Gracias. Gonna go look up the pump threads.
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Old May 21st, 2015, 06:32 PM
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Radiator flush, check brake and fuel lines, fuel pump & all rubber hoses...
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Ha fuel been in the lines to the rail? If so I would purge the old gas out as well.
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Old May 26th, 2015, 11:52 AM
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I dumped a bunch of fuel when I did the filter upgrade kit. I may pump out the tank anyways and refill it. I am still a few weekends away from cranking it up, but I wanted to get all the info I could before trying to start it.

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