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Old 09-24-2013, 05:44 PM   #1
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Small fuel leak while filling.

We are on our 2013 making memories trip, NNY to Vancouver, WA and many points in between.
1/2 way across the country I develop a small sprinkling gas leak when filling.
As I am going to be going right by Brazels Rv Performance, I make an appt. to get it looked at and a LOF.
Tech does an excellent job evaluating the leak and does a comprehensive overview of all chassis systems.
Leak is a problem with the vent hose (its kinked, pinched and cracked.)
NO wonder it didn't fill fast since I've owned it.
He also found the tank strap wet. Supposedly these tanks do break off baffles in the tank and leak.
New tank $1000 and 2 days to get in.
Well I have them drop the strap and clean the area up.
SURPRISE... NO leak.
I'm sitting in their campground as I write this, bright and early in to fix the leak.
All day process to R&R tank.
I am considering a few other add ons while I'm here. UH OH
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Old 09-24-2013, 05:49 PM   #2
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Just replaced our vent hose this past spring. Not a hard job at all. Glad they fixed you up as well.
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Old 09-24-2013, 07:02 PM   #3
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Steve,
did you have to drop the tank?
They are going to have to drop mine.
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