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(1999 Ford Contour)
in Palm Springs, CA on November 29, 2010
I currently own 1999 Ford Contour LX. And I had my fuel pump put on over two years ago. But the repair guy tighten by hand and not by the machine. When I fill up on gas my car smells just like gas. I think I have a leak either on fuel pump or somewhere there is something going on with my car. I hope someone will be able to assist me with this current problem.
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on November 29, 2010
The o-ring at the top of the tank where the pump mounts can leak - but the fuel filler neck grommet to the tank can also leak. Either way, the tank will have to be accessed...couple hours labor and minimal in parts.
on November 29, 2010
the oring around top of tank is leaking
on November 29, 2010
So I would need to change the oring around the top of my gas tank? I can only wonder how much that cost?

Thank you for answering my question....


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