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Excessive gas usage apprx. 2 miles per gallon

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Sounds more like a leak check under the vehicle make sure the tank, fuel lines, and fuel filter are all dry. make sure you check the entire length of the fuel line from tank to engine, it may be difficult to follow but you dont want to be driving that with gas leaking out.

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