Fuel Leak - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 09-28-2006, 07:54 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
bullheadstroker's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 23
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Fuel Leak

I've got a small fuel leak which looks to be dripping from the rear of the motor, closer to to passenger side. I have changed the fuel filter, and also determined that the drain valve o-rings are not the culprits. Any thoughts on something else that may commonly leak back there?? Thanks.
1999 F250, 7.3

1999 Lariat - F250 Crew
PSD, Automatic, 3.73 Diff

For fun:
Towing an 07 Sundance 5th
95 Commander 545 jet
39 Chevy Coupe
bullheadstroker is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 09-28-2006, 08:00 AM
dragr8cer's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 88
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I had the same thing happen on my truck. What I finally found was that one of the fuel lines that comes out of the fuel filter housing on the passenger side and goes back in to the back of the passenger side head was leaking. This was caused by the clamp that is right next to where the air dumps into that head had rubbed a hole in the line. All I had to do was purchase a new line from Ford and it was good as new. Hope this helps you.

TS 6-position chip, wicked wheel, 6637 mod, Warn hubs, Sonnax valve and Tricumulator springs, straight pipe, ion wheels, High pressure Oil crossover, ATI tripple disk torque converter, John Wood valvebody.
dragr8cer is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome