Common Fuel System Problems

Fuel Pump Flange Leaking

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It’s been quite a journey figuring out how to stop Audi's Continental fuel pump flanges from leaking, but it appears the automaker is finally offering a solution after years of interim repairs.

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Where Fuel System Complaints Happen

Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.

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Audi Suction Pumps Stop Working

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The suction pumps inside of Audi gas tanks aren't doing their job and could prevent owners from refueling. Well, that sucks.

"The problem occurred during manufacturing when seal rings inside the suction pumps were assembled with too … continue reading

A6 and A7 Fuel Hoses Degrade

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The hoses that carry fuel throughout your car are degrading, falling apart, and started to dump fuel instead of carry it.

"Audi saw an increase in warranty claims related to leaking fuel hoses and the automaker opened an investigatio … continue reading

Gas Leaks Prompt Recall

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Manufacturers can sometimes drag their feet when it comes to issuing recalls. But whenever there's reports of fuel leaking out of cars they start to move like someone lit a fire under their butt. That's because, well ... there might actuall … continue reading