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filler tube leaking!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by xxOkieTacoxx, Mar 19, 2012.

  1. Mar 19, 2012 at 5:26 PM
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    xxOkieTacoxx

    xxOkieTacoxx [OP] "The Mechanic"

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    Hey guys, I bought a 3 in body lift and had to put a gas filler tube extension. The extension leaks and I have to pump the gas really slow. Is there a better tube extension or a better way to seal it off besides hose clamps?
     
  2. Mar 19, 2012 at 5:42 PM
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    TacoMX

    TacoMX TW's Official anti body-lift pundit

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    First mistake....you bought a body lift...a 3'' one at that.

    Did you extend the vent pipe too??

    One of the may reasons a 3'' body lift it a terrible idea...
     
  3. Mar 19, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    xxOkieTacoxx

    xxOkieTacoxx [OP] "The Mechanic"

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    Yeah I extended both, it came with everything to do it right. That's the only complaint out of my body lift. I have a body lift, then about 3 in suspension. But not a coil spacer lift bs. Anyway. I was thinking of getting a thinner hose that was more form fitting but still fuel resistant
     
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