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Fix your fuel leak from filter drain valve

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I imagine that you guys down here in the basement are having troubles with fuel leaks like the superduty crowd is. I just posted some photos that may help out with this.

Here's some pix of a 94-97 van filter drain valve.

Auto part

Auto part Hardware accessory


Personal protective equipment

Personal protective equipment

Or you can go to my album that has more pix (hit the max of 5 inserted in a post) and some notes about disassembling the valve.

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No, in fact, you can't even buy the o-rings separate from Ford AFAIK. They just sell the whole valve.

Any place that sells o-rings can fix you up. Viton is the preferred material, but Buna-N has been working for me for quite a while (over 1-1/2 yrs). For Viton o-rings, try or
Yes,viton material is excellent,for some application Buna-N is enough.
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