Fuel leak - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

╗ Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
╗ Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) Chat relating to the BMW 5-Series of all generations. Specific models include: BMW 518, BMW 520, BMW 520i, BMW 530i, BMW 528i, BMW 530i, BMW 518i, BMW 524d, BMW 525i, BMW 525e, BMW 528e, BMW 540i, BMW 535i, BMW 520d, BMW 525td, BMW 525d, BMW 530d, BMW 525i/xi, BMW 530i/xi. (BMW 5-Series Forum)

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-09-2013, 07:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 1
kub33cj is on a distinguished road
Fuel leak

I have just replace the fuel pump on a 2001 530i. For a couple of days I could smell fuel but thought maybe I spilled some fuel. When I filled up for the first time after replacing the pump I had a bad fuel leak in a parking lot. It looked like it was coming from the top of the fuel tank on the drivers side. As I have used some gas the leak has stopped but can still smell fuel. I inspected the fuel lines that I could see under the back seat but all was dry. I removed both covers and noticed that the level was higher on the passenger side or the side with the fuel pump. Not sure if that is normal. Anyone have any ideas??
kub33cj is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Injector fuel hose leak bocatom10 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 0 08-25-2008 05:18 PM
Fuel Leak?- Smell.... Chaosbunny 3-Series (E36) 12 10-05-2006 08:19 AM
fuel leak peri 3-Series (E36) 6 05-24-2006 02:27 AM
Fuel Leak ajreich 3-Series (E36) 1 11-13-2005 08:00 AM
Fuel Leak akhtar 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 0 02-28-2005 07:19 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:24 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.