fuel leak - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 Old 03-03-2013, 09:48 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
fuel leak

I have a 2001 ford f250 4x4 crew cab i bought in texas, i had no leaks of any sort in texas drove to pittsburgh pa it around 20 dgrees truck sat pluged in for a day or so i went to move it ,it started on the second try blew some white smoke, not much but i noticed fuel leaking comeing down around the front of transmission and bell housing what happen?
big510 is offline  
post #2 of 5 Old 03-03-2013, 10:22 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: east ky
Posts: 91
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Here is a fuel diagram on the motor, might help you look at some the lines
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2000fueldiagram.jpg
Views:	3618
Size:	86.1 KB
ID:	76578  

99 f350, 4inch exhaust, 6637 filter, tuner.
steven91 is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 03-03-2013, 10:39 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Middle TN
Posts: 1,029
Thanks: 5
Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 8 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
probably fuel bowl drain. pretty common. check out guzzles site, it will show you have to rebuild

2000 F250 XcabSB, 4x4, 4" strait pipe, DIY intake, FRx, BDP tunes, WW2, 6.0 cooler, BTS VB, gauges, 55w digital projector HIDs
gomer pyle is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 03-03-2013, 10:46 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
t-ray-4ray's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: bayou vista
Posts: 1,517
Thanks: 1
Thanked 19 Times in 19 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 61 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
fuel leak

Yea just order a fuel bowl o ring rebuild kit and get it over with you could just do the drain valve but it just quicker to do all o them and be done. Def check out guzzles page great directions

Sent from AutoGuide.com App

2000 f-350 4x4 extended cab, went from a flatbed work truck to what you see now, all done by me. Early 99 engine, billet low stall converter, rebuilt trans, all new uvch, new belt tensioners and idler pulley, rebuilt injectors, all new icp, idm, cps, hutch mod, k&n intake, white valve covers, wicked wheel, 5 inch exhaust, php hydra chip 15pos, 8" superlift, 20 inch black and machined rims, 2" billet spacers, 37/13.50r20 toyo open country tires, rough country dual stabilizer, 05 front end with 10k hid lights, amber led cab lights, 09 ford van bucket seats, 2010 f150 center console, b&m ratchet shifter, aero force scan gauge, b&m trans cooler used as a fuel cooler,
t-ray-4ray is offline  
post #5 of 5 Old 03-03-2013, 02:44 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
timmyboy76's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 1,891
Thanks: 0
Thanked 20 Times in 20 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
inspect the p/s fuel line, running thru the "P" clamp.

99.5 x-cab 7.3l, 6spd, 161k miles.....
timmyboy76 is offline  

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