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I have a fuel leak on the top of my engine. Its a v50 2.0D,

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Hi. I have a fuel leak on the top of my engine. Its a v50 2.0D, 2007. It seemed that it comes from a leak off pipes' connectors however we replaced the o ring on it, it's put back on tight but after around a 100 miles the engine's top is full of diesel again.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.

Looking at the picture here first check the fuel line attached at the fuel injector that is leaking and make sure it isnt cracked in any way causing this issue here.If the fuel line is cracked it will need to be replaced to correct this issue.If the fuel line is o.k. I suspect the fuel injector itself is cracked or leaking from an internal seal and the fuel injector that the fuel line is attached to will need replaced.I have seen the fuel injectors leak most common for this issue here with the injector needing replaced to correct the fault.

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