fuel leak

Kneale Brownson kneale at coslink.net
Mon Aug 22 11:09:28 EDT 2005

Leaking at that end usually doesn't occur until you take the flexible line
off the filter to replace the filter.

At 09:41 AM 8/22/2005 -0400, Phil Rose wrote:
>At 9:36 AM -0400 8/22/05, Phil Rose wrote:
>>Late last night--as I  backed our '91 200q out of the driveway to
>>pick up family members at the airport (these things always happen at
>>such times, don't they)--- I noticed the car was leaving a trail of
>>drops on the pavement behind us. When I stopped to check for the
>>reason, I found there was a steady stream of gasoline dripping to the
>>ground from under the car. In respect to front-to-back location, the
>>fuel leak appears to be mid-chassis--i.e.,  roughly under the
>>passenger seat--and close to the passenger side. This was at midnight
>>and I haven't had a chance to explore any further.
>>Is there a fuel line coupling located in that vicinity? Seems a
>>strange location to see a fuel line leak. Any BDTDs???
>It just occurred to me that I need to look more closely at the fuel 
>lines near the fuel filter--since I imagine it's possible we have 
>that common flexible-line leak near the filter and that the leaked 
>fuel is just running down the line and simply dripping off to the 
>ground somewhere further  back(?)
>Phil Rose
>Rochester, NY
>mailto:pjrose at frontiernet.net
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