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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-12-2005, 06:43 PM Thread Starter
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Gas Tank Leak!!!

I looked under the rear bumper and saw the gas tank leaking $3 a gallon gas from the left and right sides (where the sides of the tank are welded to the bottom portion of the tank). It's a steady drip when the car is on or off - about the same flow as a leaky faucet. NOT GOOD!

If I drive over a cigarette the thing could blow up!!!

The metal pipes coming out of the tank are completely rusted!!! I made ONE payment on this 2006!!!

I made my dealership aware and it's going in on 11-14-05 to get fixed/get the parts ordered.

Check your tank asap. If you're a smoker, you better think twice before flicking that cig out the window.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-12-2005, 08:41 PM
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Do you "top off" the tank after it automatically stops filling up? If so, the tanks are designed to let excess fuel run out the top, it's overflow protection. I also thought that the fuel tanks were plastic, at least my sedan's is, so what would be welded to it? I'd still get it checked either way.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-13-2005, 06:09 PM Thread Starter
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theres less then half a tank of gas...its leaking
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