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Air Dog is dead, how long did yours last?

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by maxwellp, Dec 10, 2013.

  1. maxwellp

    maxwellp PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,123

    AirDog fp100 on a 2001 Dodge Cummins died today plowing. It is 4 years old with 20k miles on it and one year of plowing. I figured it has about 700 hours on it. Because I did not buy it there is no Free replacement. Bang $250 out the door and a dead truck for 2 days.
    It was -2, put the truck in the shop and started to see why the pump was not running. I by passed the relay, beat on the pump and it slowly came to life but sounded really bad. Will not restart unless you beat on it. Called AirDog, they said I need a new pump. So any one else have problems with these? Problems in the cold? Is this about how long they last? :yow!::angry::redbounce:realmad:
  2. GSS LLC

    GSS LLC Senior Member
    Messages: 640

    3 years and probably 80k on mine. still going strong.
  3. Dirty Jersey

    Dirty Jersey Senior Member
    Messages: 155

    Mine is still going as well.
  4. maxwellp

    maxwellp PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,123

    Well I took the old one off and put the replacement on, works just the the old one used to before it gave out. Now the new replacement pump is not the same. Close but they have made changes.
  5. Red_Rattler

    Red_Rattler Senior Member
    Messages: 201

    50,000 and mine was done
  6. Red_Rattler

    Red_Rattler Senior Member
    Messages: 201

    The seals give out in the motor and diesel fuel eats them up. My motor locked up. same deal I would beat on it and it ran but very quickly it bogged down and the current spiked from it and blew fuses. They upgraded me to an AD4G the newest latest and greatest.
  7. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    What's an air dog?
  8. maxwellp

    maxwellp PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,123

    A Dog that can Fly!:bluebounc

    ok just kidding it is a replacement diesel fuel pump. Works on any Diesel. :waving: