Fuel leaking from head button

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Old 06-02-2019, 06:08 PM
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Default Fuel leaking from head button



My Reds WR5 was idling for maybe a minute and I went to take off and it seemed like it was just bogged down so I kept going in attempt to clean it out and all of a sudden it just died. Trying to restart it, I noticed fuel leaking through into the cooling head.
What would have caused this? I tried multiple glowplugs and they all leak, is the head button warped? The threads look fine and there doesn't seem to be any cracks.
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Old 06-03-2019, 01:35 PM
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If you are leaking from the glow plug hold, you might have used the wrong plug and stripped it. If its from underneath, tighten it.
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