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Re: Hmmm ... Maybe there are advantages to US cars
> from petrol-land:
> A friend of mine is a manager at a gas station here near Akron, Oh. Everyone
> seems to be putting more effort into controlling the vapors from escaping
> while refueling at the pumps. Their solution, is to have the nozzles with 2
> hoses to them. One hose administers the dino-juice, another sucks the vapors
> up to the canopy above where they are burned by a pilot light. Note that I am
> not talking about the multi-hose pumps for the purpose of filling reg, prem,
> etc. They look like one unit. Kinda neat, thought I would share it.
These nasty, annoying gizmos have been standard in "high pollution" counties
for many years -- I'd guess at least 10 in Southern Calif., and they arrived
in Mass. the same year I did, 1990. My condolences! :-)
I don't know where the vapors go in the systems I've seen, but I don't think
that they get burned!
> 87 4000S, 1.8L