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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-15-2019, 01:09 PM Thread Starter
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Gas cap seal is leaking

I have a 2003 1800c and I believe my gas cap seal is leaking. Should I try and replace the seal or buy the whole cap?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-15-2019, 03:41 PM
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try cleaning the tank lip and the gasket....

use Vaseline on the gasket..

#19,, CAP, FUEL FILLER
17620-MCH-003
$90.41

https://www.partzilla.com/catalog/ho...-a/fuel-tank-1


gasket is not separate.. as far as I can see.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-15-2019, 07:37 PM
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Are you filling the tank on the kick stand?
Try to add a gasket,
1.5" ID x 2.25" OD on my 1300

2005 1300c Red, Mustang seat, HK 2.5 straights. Leds for safety-front & back. 190,260 VTX miles

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