[DML] Re: I smell gas!
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[DML] Re: I smell gas!



After I first got my car in April, I would get a gas leak on the 
ground in front as I filled up the car.  It turned out to be the clamp 
around the rubber boot the fuel pump sits in.  When I filled the tank, 
gas would fill up around the fuel pump, the leak put over the tank and 
onto the ground, past my 23 year old dried-up upper boot seal.  I 
tightened the clamp on the lower boot to stop the leak, and replaced 
the upper seal.  No more leaks since.

Perhaps your tank is full, and when on an incline, gas is spilling 
from the fuel pump boot area.  Just a thought.

Good Luck,

Paul
Vin 10944

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "conundrum1984" <jeepno1_397@xxxx> 
wrote:
> Yesterday driving my DeLorean with A/C on I noticed the smell of gas 
> coming through the vents once in a while.  Then I had the car parked 
> parallel along a street facing downhil.  And looking under the front 
of 
> it on the passenger side, I saw something dripping onto the street.  
> Put my hand in it and smelt my hand, yep, that's gas!  It only does 
it 
> on a hill not on level.  Where could it be leaking from?
> 
> Thomas
> VIN: 2953






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