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Old 12-23-2008, 10:58 AM
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diesel fumes

For the last week ive been smelling diesel when I walk by the front of my truck. And just recently I can smell it in side the cab not all the time but everyonce in awhile.
Its not leaking any fuel that I can see none on the floor or any where else. Anybody have any ideas on where to start to fix this problem????? Thanks Tenmore
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:03 AM
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check around your fuel bowl and heads
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:07 AM
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checked around fuel filter bowl first off had that prob before o ring was shot and the valley there was full of fuel but not this time no leak......
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:09 AM
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What about where the fuel lines go into the heads?
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:43 AM
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Try rubbing your dry hands all over and under and around the fuel bowl and lines going in and out of it. maybe a nut is loose on a line, or a worn out rubber gasket on a line. or maybe intercooler boots are loose. or, like in my case, the breather tube off the driver valve cover was very loose and needed a pipe clamp on it - it was leaking oily fluid down the valve cover.
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ok ill check the lines and let you know thanks
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