Cummins ISX starts then shuts off and won't restart

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I have been having intermittent problems and can't seem to find what is going on. I have a 2001 ISX 565 that after running for a while I shut it down do what I have to do and go to restart it, it will start fine and then sound like it runs out of fuel and will not restart. (To restart I have to use ether) I do not have an electric fuel pump so that is not the problem. Fuel solenoids have been tested and replaced. ANY HELP WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED!
 

RamblingPete

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There's also something that adds air pressure to fuel line . I had a truck doing something similar when with Knight . It too was an older Cummins and my brother was having same problem with his Cummins powered truck . From what I remember it should've been a recall because it was such a common issue but at 1800 a pop for just the part alone they just swept it under the rug . ( that's the way I heard it anyway )
 
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