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Old 01-14-2013, 10:25 AM
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Help think its a head gasket

i have a 2004 f250 6.0. i know i know save the ribbing. my question is i have a coolant leak on the passenger side back of the motor . i cant pinpoint exactly where its coming from but looks like head gasket. it is definatly leaking pretty good. i am loseing coolant obviously. i dont uaslly make long trips. short trips . i havent noticed the ect going over 185*-190*. Can anybody help me out. any ideas
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:08 AM
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Not sure if you have an EGR delete or not, but either way, check the hose coming from the EGR cooler or the re-route hose from your EGR delete. It's in that same area you're talking about. My re-route hose has leaked a few times.
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Old 01-14-2013, 02:14 PM
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holy sh@t ! u mean finally some good news . i hate to ask any body know where i can get a diagram.i been working on cars along time and im not to bad , but these diesels... i dont have a dam clue!
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:28 PM
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I wouldn't consider it "good news" just yet. Just "possibly" goo news. I don't have a diagram, but the hose in question is passenger side, on top of the engine. You should be able to see/feel it if you're over the top on that side. Should be either blue or orange in color..
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i have a 2004 f250 6.0. i know i know save the ribbing. my question is i have a coolant leak on the passenger side back of the motor . i cant pinpoint exactly where its coming from but looks like head gasket. it is definatly leaking pretty good. i am loseing coolant obviously. i dont uaslly make long trips. short trips . i havent noticed the ect going over 185*-190*. Can anybody help me out. any ideas

ANY UPDATES?? hows the truck doing?? need help?
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Old 01-19-2013, 05:50 AM
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with work and the weather i have not had a chance to look at it. hope today to get a chance to check it out , thanks for the help so far.
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