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Drain seperator

OK, water in fuel light came on again, I drain it this past weekend after doing that, SO i called the dealer to see where to drain this. SO he tells me its on the frame rail. IS this right? I did drain it into a bowl, no water that i noticed was in there, Ok so now i'm down to a 1/4 tank comes on again. Now what? drain again or do i change out filters, I notice there is on next to the drain. Is that a fuel fliter that right there & one on top next to the oil filter. And i guess i better hit the dealer up for those also, and how much of a PIA is this to change???

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here is a write up on how to change the fuel filters. Also maybe you could take the cover off the water seperator and clean it out. Maybe the WIF sensor is bad?

http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...-write-up.html

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I noticed on the write up where you said to drain that seperator, about 16 ozs. I did't get but a few ozs to come out and i left it open for a good while. I guess i better just change out my filters to be safe. seems like, both times i'm below a 1/4 tank of fuel

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