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Fuel line replacement help

I've noticed the 2 silver fuel lines on drivers side behind shock tower are leaking some how. Just bought new ones today and was wondering if anyone has done this before and could offer some tips on how to go about this. Thanks Bill
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Welcome to the org, and hope we can help, I've never replaced a fuel line before tho

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I've noticed the 2 silver fuel lines on drivers side behind shock tower are leaking some how. Just bought new ones today and was wondering if anyone has done this before and could offer some tips on how to go about this. Thanks Bill
I would suggest taking a good look at the oil cooler first for any kinda of leak,those lines had me thinking the same thing , after cleaning this area many times it was obvious the cooler was the culprit .
The cooler has 4 o rings that are prone to leak after so many miles and cold weather service

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I assume its leaking fuel not oil

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the o-ring in the line could be bad, you'll need the line tool to get it apart most parts houses sell them.

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Yes its leaking fuel just enough to make things look wet
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So is there 4 orings on these lines? Because when I bought them I thought the part guy said there werent any..... This is on a 1997 F350 powerstroke
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