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Old 04-22-2013, 02:21 PM
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Driven diesel fuel system fuel leak

I have a 2003 7.3 that I put a driven diesel fuel system on a few months ago.. I am still running the factory fuel pump for now and am using their post pump filter with a wix filter/separator.. I have had a slow leak that I cannot stop coming from the remote filter head.. The fittings going into the filter head are standard npt pipe thread which I have used several different thread sealants on and they still leak... I will post up the different sealants I used when I get home, I need to fix this ASAP my boss is getting his lot re paved this week and told me I won't have a job if I stain the new lot lol
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Old 04-22-2013, 02:48 PM
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The two sealants I've tried are loc tite pst 592 and hylomar non setting fuel safe sealer


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Just picked up permatex 14 with ptfe I will post up how I make out with it hopefully this stops the leak


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