A typical fuel system- paul-ryan.info Filler cap Filler pipe Breather pipe Fuel tank andsender unit Fuel pipe runningunder the car floor. The carburettor isthe most commonsource of leaks.

A single fuel pipe runs from the tank, under the floor of the car to a mechanical pump on the engine. The pump delivers fuel to the carburettor.

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Checking fuel pipes

Any fuel leak, however small, can cause a fire. Do not drive a car with a suspected leak until yo...

Servicing the fuel supply system

The fuel supply system is generally reliable and any problems that do occur are usually traceabl...