TOPIC : fuel tank


Smoke the Vette

On some 2014-2017 Chevy Corvette models, cracks on the top surface of the left fuel tank fuel pump module flange may cause a fuel odor or a loss of fuel on the ground. A check engine light may illuminate if the fuel tank is less than half full.


Potential Fuel Tank Leak

Honda recalled certain 2016 Pilot 2WD and 4WD vehicles for fuel tanks that were manufactured with insufficient welds which may separate and allow a fuel leak.


Tank Hard to Fill

This bulletin was released by Subaru, relating to the 2010-2012 Outback. If you have a customer concern of difficulty filling the fuel tank, be aware it may be the filler neck hose.


Funky Ford Fuel Filter

Some 2012 Ford Fusion models may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P0456 stored in the PCM.


Honda Reminder

This bulletin is a reminder that applies to all Honda vehicles. When installing a new fuel pump/fuel gauge sending unit in a Honda car or truck equipped with a plastic fuel tank, don’t forget to install a new fuel tank lock nut, base basket and fuel line retainers.


Diagnosing and Servicing Gasoline Direct Injection Systems

For those of you who can recall when the manufacturers first came out with the port fuel injected systems, you will remember it wasn’t long before we saw some predictable problems surface on these vehicles, such as olefin and diolefin buildup on the pintle area of the injector causing a restriction.


Popping Camaro

This bulletin applies to 2010-2014 Chevy Camaro models. The customer may comment about an intermittent pop or multiple popping noises from the rear of the vehicle (this may occur shortly after a cold start or EVAP purge event).


Sloshed Caddy

Owners of a 2012 Cadillac SRX may comment about a clunk or fluid sloshing noise from the rear of the vehicle when coming to a stop, with the noise sometimes misdiagnosed as a rear suspension issue.

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