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Old 01-09-2013, 01:54 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by elsolo View Post
After driving gravel roads this summer, I have the same concern about excessive dirt in the gas filler on the new ones, since they have no cap. My poor old 2003, the area behind the fuel filler door was caked in dirt.
Clean it often and you won't get buildup. Dirt isn't going to get into the tank so keeping the outside clean is the best thing to do.
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