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Delamination of diesel fuel tank on Ford F-250 Super Duty

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Delamination of the diesel fuel tank can occur resulting in a loss of power due to debris clogging the fuel filters. In some cases the fuel injection pump and/or fuel injectors have also been damaged. Ford has issued a service bulletin (#19728) addressing this concern.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 141,691 (70,000–194,000)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: Diesel
10 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
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clogged fuel filter, sending unit screen, engine hard start and fails over and over again, feul filter canister not filling.
same problem
I changed out fuel filter and was able to start motor.
Fuel light still coming on.
Changed FICM, And Injector #5 due to sticking.
Tank delaminated and clogged the injection pump and injectors. Ford wanted $4500 to repair