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2000 Ford Excursion Question: gas leaks when filling my tank Is it the filler tuble or overflow tube

 

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ramapough, 6.8L V10, Vernon Rockville, CT, September 06, 2011, 18:26
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Each time I put gas in truck

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, September 06, 2011, 20:45
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    It should be easy to figure out if it leaks that badly. You would have to perhaps remove the inner fender plastic liner to see everything clearly/look for signs of fuel stains. There is a possibility a fuel tank vent solenoid is not opening to allow "air" out when refueling.

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    ramapough, September 07, 2011, 06:45
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    thank yoou but observation of where leak may be is that seems to be nearer to the frame or gas tank.also if it was a svent solenoid ,woulnt it trigger the emissions system warning light (sewrviceor check engine ? More advive on where is soloenoid located needed can you provide

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