Why would my 2005 Ford Focus Wagon leak gas from the rear of car after filling, but not overfilling?

Asked by Aug 18, 2014 at 12:57 PM about the 2005 Ford Focus ZXW SES Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Why would my 2005 Ford Focus Wagon leak gas from the rear of car after filling with gas, but not overfilling?

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Leak in the gas tank itself, or the gasket on the top of the tank to the filler neck and connection. Find the leak ASAP before you have a fire.

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