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Old 09-03-2011, 08:42 PM
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Water separator filter Handle Broke Need help ASAP

Okay I was draining my water separator, and I drained it just fine, but then later I looked under the truck and there was a wet spot, so I climbed under the truck to take a look, and sure enough the leak was coming from the separator filter spout, so I opened it up and the closed it, and it was still leaking, so I went to open it again, and then the yellow handle broke off, so Now how do I get the valve to shut off.
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Old 09-03-2011, 10:53 PM
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water separator filter handle broke Need help ASAP

Turns out that the spout from which you drain the filter from is conected to the handle valve. So I turned the spout so that the valve is shut, but now there is a constant drip when the truck is off. Any thoughts?
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try seeing if you can manually close the valve by removing the front cover or by sticking a scribe in there. if not then your only option is to wait till ford opens up to buy a replacement kit.
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Old 09-04-2011, 06:49 AM
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water separator filter handle broke Need help ASAP

Thanks I will have to wait tell Tuesday and get the kit from Ford.
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