I have gas leaking from a tube attached to my gas tank. Cud this be related to why it won't start?

Nolan Rapier

Asked by Sep 01, 2014 at 05:52 PM about the 1978 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers




Keep it up and you'll have to have a marsh mellow roast.


Follow the tube to the other end. It is probably either broken or loose. CORRECT IMMEDIATELY.

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