XR4Ti / Sierra / Sierra Cosworth Discussions - Questions, problem resolution, general talk, technical tips and modifications.
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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.
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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...
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John R. Rowlands
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Clean your fuel tank vent, that should eliminate the problem.
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