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Old 08-03-2011, 02:10 PM   #20
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My failure has been reported!!


Originally Posted by ragtoplvr View Post
ALL fuel leaks from cracking and bad design should be reported to the NTSB. I do not think this was a good design. Plastic is not suited for female pipe threads, as stated the hoop stress gets very high. It should have been a straight thread with an o-ring for seal. design defect. BMW is not going to fix this with out some pressure.

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