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post #1 of 4 Old 12-15-2010, 02:34 PM Thread Starter
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Question Leaking fuel!!

Well i let my truck warm up this morning and before i got in it to leave i saw a puddle under it. So i crawl under it and its diesel, (SON OF B!&$#), i found where its coming from, its a hard line that wraps around the front of the motor, it looks like a over flow tube,any ideas? Its the dark hard line in the pics.
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It's not an overflow, it's the fuel drain pipe to dump water from the fuel bowl

It's not a bad fix, you need the O-Ring Kit and you dissemble that "yellow" handled valve behind the fuel bowl at the top of the motor....
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I think Napa has the orings.

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I found the same thing today and it puzzled the hell out me for a while..... But thanks to all the brotherhood here I was able to quickly take care of it
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