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1990 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Question: Gas Leak rear

 

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, Milwaukee, WI, March 06, 2011, 13:46

Gas leak in rear not from tank

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    JP Motors LLC (28 Answers) , Woodbridge, CT - (203) 404-6025
    jpincharge March 07, 2011, 20:54
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    The fuel pumps and filter are located In the right rear by the axle, there are also several fuel line lines in the rear. Does it leak worse when engine is running or vehicle just parked?

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    , March 09, 2011, 21:39

    When running

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    , March 09, 2011, 22:19
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    The leak is from the fuel pump area and forward to engine, since pressure is higher in those lines with vehicle running. Vehicle must be put on a lift to locate leak.

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