GAS TANK INSTALLATION

  • Tiny
  • kenney1423
  • 1998 Mercury Mystique
  • 15,000 miles

I have a 1998 mercury mystique LS When I changed the fuel pump I took the gas tank down not knowing I could just replace the pump under the back seat, and now the fuel filler neck tube wont go in the gas tank all the way.

i I need help

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 AT 11:51 PM

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  • rivermikerat
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And?
Replacement is the exact opposite of removal.

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:05 AM
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  • kenney1423
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What the fuel filler neck wont go all the way in the gas tank

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:06 AM
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  • rivermikerat
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There should be a rubber hose between them. Push and twist.

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:08 AM
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Its metal the metal fuel filler neck wont go all the way back in now I got gas leaking out cuz the neck isnt all the way in

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:13 AM
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There aint its just the tank and the metal filler neck

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:16 AM
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There should be a clamp that needs to be tightened to stop the leak and keep the pipes secured.

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 AT 12:56 AM

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