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Fuel delivery problem, from the gas station pump.

Posted: Sat Apr 05, 2008 2:11 am
by mikerobison
Does anyone have to feather the fuel into there tanks? Even one steady notch on the pump handle is too much for both my xr's. I believe it is due to too many baffles in the filler neck of the tank. Is there a remedy? I'm sick of smelling like gas when it pukes onto my hand and having to hold the trigger in freezing weather.

Mike

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Posted: Sat Apr 05, 2008 8:11 am
by Mike McCreight
I don't think it's baffles as much as it is venting.. Some of my XRs drink at full throttle at the pump, and some like to sip it. I usually just jam the fuel cap in the handle. After I remove that annoying tether that is...

Fuel delivery problem, from the gas station pump.

Posted: Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:30 am
by John R. Rowlands
mikerobison,

Clean your fuel tank vent, that should eliminate the problem.

John