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 Post subject: Fuel vents
PostPosted: Sun Jan 01, 2017 16:14 
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Is the Aeronca chief fuel tanks vented through the fuel caps?


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 Post subject: Re: Fuel vents
PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2017 07:12 
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Yes and be sure they are open. We had an exciting incident once where someone had made a new fuel cap gasket and covered up the vent hole. Lucky we were only on the take off roll.
Mike


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