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2000 ford windstar problem with gas mileage

I have a 2000 ford windstar and i put gas into van and the gas is going out very quickly but only when van is running, it had 100 miles til empty and 5 miles later it had 51 miles to empty. doesn't appear to have a gas leak as i don't see or smell any gas.

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Start the car with the hood open. Check the engine compartment as well as the fuel line from the fuel tank to the engine compartment. If there is a leak you will find it. Remember gasoline will evaporate quickly when there is air movement so watch carefully to make sure you don't look over the leak.

Posted on Jul 09, 2010

  • catteev68 Jul 09, 2010

    ok i will do that. could that be the only problem- a gas leak?

  • david_davemo Jul 09, 2010

    From what you have said I don't know where else it could be going.

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