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unknown leak & or fuel leak
Well I found another leak today that I don't know the cause of. Today when I was finished undercoating the truck I went to start it and it cranked for a few seconds and finally started but immediately died. I tried it again and it cranked for about 3 seconds then it fired right up. After I put it in the garage for about an hour I could smell the unmistakable smell of diesel fuel and being that I had the only diesel vehicle in the garage I knew exactly what vehicle the smell was coming from. So I took my creeper and rolled under it for a few minutes and no luck so I popped open the hood and after some searching I found this leak pictured below. Does anyone have any ideas about what could be leaking? I am not sure but I think its oil because it is located right below the oil filter housing. I am in the process of finding a scanner/monitor so I don't have one right now so I cannot get any codes or anything. I kind of asked a bunch of questions at once but any help would be great.
2004 F-350 King Ranch built 3/24/04
4" lift, 5" MBRP TB back exhaust
,ported intake, 05-07 intake horn
Firestone airbag suspension in the rear with on-board compressor
Monitored with Edge Insight CS, tuned by Gearhead
high idle mod, Atlas 40 FICM tune, Cat ELC,
2008 taillights, 08 mirrors, smoked marker lights, harpooned fuel tank, DIY headache rack, Bushwacker fender flares
Last edited by Ford_Fan1; 03-20-2014 at 10:36 AM.