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SHIP NAME: British Purpose KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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BRITISH PURPOSE; Material Failure (Vessels) On: 8/12/2008 MISLE Activity Number: 3297450 Originating Unit: Sector Los Angeles/Long Beach MISLE Activity Owner: Commandant (CG-5453) MISLE Activity Controller: Commandant (CG-5453) MISLE Case Number: The M/V BRITISH PURPOSE attempted to start the main diesel engine in preparation for getting underway. The main diesel engine failed to start and the vessel postponed underway procedures while they started troubleshooting procedures. The Coast Guard was notified and a Coast Guard inspector/investigator visited the vessel. The vessel crew identified the problem; a solenoid valve was stuck which continued to place a pneumatic stop signal on the fuel pumps puncture valve not allowing fuel pressure to build up. The valve was removed and tested satisfactory to the vessel's Flag State Representative


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Description is a little garbled, assuming it is one of the fuel pumps on the main engine.