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post #1 of 23 Old 09-25-2013, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
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Fuel Leak but Cant Figure Out From What....

Where the Y tube bolts to the head & the turbo....... where it bolts to the head on the driver side I have fuel coming up from where it bolts together....... im eventually gonna tear it apart but just wantin a heads up to what I may be gettin into....... thanks in advance.... I can take pics & post some if that will help just let me know......btw its a 96 if it makes a differnce
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Do you actually SEE the fuel leaking back there or are you just assuming because you see it running down the back of the engine? I ask because the valley of the engine drains back there so the fuel leak can be coming from anywhere on top of the engine and it will collect in the valley and drain down the back passenger side of the engine.

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Yes you actually see it, once the engine is off I let it clear off then crank it up it will push alittle bubble out the fuel will gather there, theres a line of silicone that it gathers on & you can see it build up more & more as it runs.....
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Well the only place that far back would be either the fuel pump hoses or the ports on the back of the head

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Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
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No no no...... this is ontop of the motor....
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Wait, what truck do you have because based on your avatar i think you must have posted in the wrong section.

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My avatar is my old truck I just havent changed it
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My avatar is my old truck I just havent changed it
Oh ok i did miss the last part where you clarified the year sorry but could you clarify where the leak is because im picturing underneath the turbo. I dont know what you mean by y-tube bolts on the head

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Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
On-board air W/Semi horns

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Ok the y piece that comes off the turbo then spits to each head...... it have building up there..... I took a picture of it but cant figure out how to upload it from my phone
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fuel leak

Maybe you can see it now???
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