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post #1 of 2 Old 01-13-2012, 05:32 PM Thread Starter
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6.0 Excursion Diesel smell

Every now an then a faint diesel fuel smell can be smelt in the cab? I can not see any leak. Any ideas? Thanks!

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6.0 Excursion Diesel smell

I had the same problem on my 05 Excursion, check around your fuel pressure regulator. Mine was leaking there and dripping down the front of the engine. Changed over to the Blue Spring kit and no more leak, hope this info was helpful for ya.

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