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water in fuel indicator, what to do

filled up my 02 7.3 today and water in fuel light came on within 5 minutes... what do i do to remedy this, change the filter, is there a filter housing drain? is there any other drains? my buddy says his 6 litre has a drain on the pump as well, does the 7.3 ? where are they located

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There is a drain for the filter housing. Look for a small plastic lever on the housing. I think it is on the front of the housing. Turn it a quarter turn and let it drain. If that doesn't fix it, then change the filter.

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NEED TO TRY AND FIND OUT HOW MUTCH WATER YOU HAVE IN YOUR FUEL YOU CAN DRAIN THE FUEL BOWL WITH THE LEVER ON THE BACK OF THE FILTER HOUSING
THE LAST ONE THAT WAS TOWED IN HAD SO MUTCH CRAP IN THE TANK FORM THE FUEL STATION THAT WE HAD TO REPLACE ALL 8 INJECTORS BECOUSE HE RAN IT UNTILL BE WOULD DO NOTHING BUT IDLE.
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