There is gasoline flow back onto the rear panel/bumper whenever I have gas pumped into my 1963 Ford Falcon Futura. How can this be prevented?


Asked by Apr 12, 2016 at 05:06 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Does your Falcon have the original gas tank or has it been replaced? of course the '63 fills from the rear, this is a known issue depending on if the fuel tank is level, how are the rear springs on it, sagging? the fix or modification is to have a good fuel tank vent hose not just the single hose parallel to the fuel filler hose, plus get the vehicle level as possible. Ann Arbor, MI

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