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post #1 of 3 Old 01-26-2012, 06:41 PM Thread Starter
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ok i have a leak somewhere help

ok i have been hearing this ticking leaking sound and i was told it could be my up pipes but i looked and i dont see soot around my turbo and it dose not look like its leaking. everything still runs fine its just down on power from what i rember

is there any other places i could look for a leak?

oh and you can only really hear it "ticking"/"leaking" when its not at an idle

its a 01 f250 293k miles never had a chip on it just the resistor mod that i dont use alot.

2001 7.3 f250
6in Rough Country Lift
DIY Intake
Straight pipe
Coolant Filter
AIH delete
4.6k Mod wired to switch
293k and counting
yea go ROTELLA!
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ever changed valve cover gasket? could be in your boots if it is a "hissing" sounds. "ticking" i would lean more towards valve cover gasket or possibly a weak lifter. could also try adding some lucas additive to the oil. let me know if you figure this out!
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I'm taking to the dealer to get a diagnosis ill fill you in thx

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2001 7.3 f250
6in Rough Country Lift
DIY Intake
Straight pipe
Coolant Filter
AIH delete
4.6k Mod wired to switch
293k and counting
yea go ROTELLA!
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