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post #1 of 18 Old 01-03-2013, 12:27 PM Thread Starter
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Oil leak in valley

I changed the pedestal o rings and now I am finding oil on the driver side between the pedestal and the hpop.hpop is dry. What could it be?
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Aren't there oil lines that run from the HPOP and thread in somewhere in the middle? I'm going from memory so I could be wrong. Might be worth a look.


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Check the oil lines going from the HPOP to the oil rail and also the IPR.

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is the ebpv leaking?

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sure you didn't pinch an o-ring?

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Ipr?ebpv? All of the low points on the drivers side of the valley have oil in them.nothing under the pedestal and nothing under the hpop.the passenger side of the valley is dry.The leak must be new because it is not filling the valley to get to the drain, yet.When the pedestal was leaking it was wet on the passenger side and draining out the hole.The front by the hpop was also dry.
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Are you sure it is oil and not fuel? A lot of people think it is oil until they reach down and touch it.

I am not doubting you, just making sure you check.

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What does ipr and epbv stand for?
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What does ipr and epbv stand for?
IPR= Injection Pressure Regulator

EBPV= Exhaust Back Pressure Valve

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where are these located? Anyone have a photo or diagram?
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