Build up of pressure in fuel tank?
2016 Ford C-MAX 2.0 TDI

Fred Gray
2 points

Problem added: Jun 3, 2020 (11 months ago)
build up of pressure in diesel fuel tank pushes diesel back to engine and fuel all over road ?

Car details
Car: Ford C-MAX
Variant: 2.0 TDI
Model Year: 2016
Category: Leaks & Noises
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18,631 points

Jun 5, 2020 (11 months ago)
Sounds like a build up of pressure due to a venting problem Check any breather hoses or valves but have heard of problems with the fuel tank filler tube / neck needing replaced .
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