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Re: [T3] gas cap / gas tank venting


missing is fuel vent pipe ?
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Adney" <jadney@vwtype3.org>
To: <type3@vwtype3.org>
Sent: Sunday, February 06, 2005 6:58 PM
Subject: Re: [T3] gas cap / gas tank venting


> On 6 Feb 2005 at 10:30, C.Rochambeau wrote:
>
> > > > also *refuses* to take gas at any rate higher than a slow dribble.
> >
> > > I've never seen this problem. I wonder if you have something in your
fill line
> > > which has been deformed. I can fill mine at full blast, no problems.
> >
> > Would a kinked off breather hose fall in as a deformation in the fill
line?
>
> No, I was thinking of the large diameter (~2" dia) fill line (part metal,
part
> hose.) Any chance that something there has gotten crushed so that there is
an
> obstruction in that line?
>
> Or could there be a small ball caught in it's throat?
>
> It's just so large in diameter that there's no way that it should ever
impeade
> the flow of gas when you're refueling.
>
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> Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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