s/v Tiger Lily
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Washington, DC - Annapolis
Thanked 18 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 8
mysterious diesel leak? Where is your fuel tank ? Mine had super small pin holes in the bottom which was sitting on plywood aft of the shaft and before the rudder tube. I was in denial for a couple of weeks until I finally decided to pull it and replace with a plastic tank. It really wasn't all that difficult. My friend helping me had it out even before I got back to the dock with camera!
Denise, I'm hoping that is not the case ... you never know. The reason I think that it is a connection somewhere around th engine is that the petrol is in the tray under the engine as well as the bilge... so I think that the problem is higher than the tank. You didn't have to open up (cut open) any deck to get your tank out?
Severna Park, MD
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