2nd Fuel Filter Leak - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 11-04-2009, 07:42 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 11
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
2nd Fuel Filter Leak

Hello All,

I have a 6.0L PSD. I have found a fuel leak in the cap of the secondary f/f. The cap has 2 small (engineered) holes on the oposite sides of each other in the threads. One side has a notch above the hole (above the O-Ring) where the cap meets the metal when seated. The O-ring is brand new. When the fuel pump turns on I have a straight stream of fuel comming from the notch.

Anyone seen this before? If so what is you advise.

Thanks.
chip3757 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 11-10-2009, 10:22 AM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
tight enough?

I believe the holes are below the o-ring and if the o-ring is in correctly and the cap is all the way down, the holes aren't exposed. The last few turns of the cap seat the o-ring, I believe, and it does get a little bit harder to turn just at the end. DON"T over tighten as I had to destroy my cap to get it off after being over-tightened by a dealership.
jonB is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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

Password:


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

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









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