8" PMD/FSD Harness Extension Cable

8" PMD Harness Extension for 6.5L GM Diesel, Black PMD

8" extension cable connects the original PMD/FSD electrical harness to a newly relocated PMD/FSD assembly. This extension is commonly required when the PMD/FSD is relocated to the upper intake manifold. This extension cable is compatible with all black PMD/FSD units; it will not work with gray PMDs do to a difference in the electrical connector.

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The PMD (Pump Mounted Driver), also referred to in some instances as the FSD (Fuel System Driver), is the Achilles heel of the 6.5L GM diesel. As such, relocation of the PMD is quite common and relocating options are plentiful. This 72" harness permits PMD relocation into a variety of locations.

The PMD/FSD is mounted to the driver side of the Stanadyne DS4 injection pump on turbocharged 6.5L GM diesels. A tremendous amount of heat is generated as it intensifies the signal from the powertrain control module to the fuel solenoid. During normal operation the flow of diesel is used as a coolant and, in theory prevents the module from overheating. However, underhood temperatures and the heat generated by the engine itself often prevent proper cooling and cause the PMD to fail prematurely. Additionally, a "heat soak" effect occurs when a hot engine is shutdown and the temperature of the PMD can increase considerably beyond its design temperature, further contributing to a shortened service life and intermittent operation.

As a result of the inherent problems with the PMD/FSD location, it common for 6.5L GM diesel owners to move the PMD to a more ideal location where a cooling effect is encouraged and the heat soak effect is either reduced of eliminated. This 8" harness is commonly required for heat sink kits that relocate the PMD to the upper intake manifold.

Application Notes

• All turbocharged 6.5L GM/Detroit diesels
• Fits black PMD/FSD only - separate connectors are required for gray units

Installation Notes

• Applying dielectric grease to the connector terminals is highly recommended
• A calibration resistor (not included) is required when replacing the PMD; this is typically purchased with the new PMD/FSD and is not included with this harness extension

 

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