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As the topic says I'm looking for someone from the Engineering department in the fuel systems. Please send me a PM I have an urgent update for you!!!!!

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Would this 'update' be of interest to the readers of this forum who own a Ram or the technicians that service them? Is it a safety concern?
Is it something that you could share with us?
 

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It has to do with the cap less fuel filler and dirt and water collecting inside of it. When a customer fills their tank that dirt and any water will be introduced into the fuel system. Diesel and water do not mix and the idea of a cap less tank without a latch to hold the fuel door tight against the seal is not a smart move. It is my understanding that they are now aware of this and working on a fix. Why did it even get implemented in the first place?

If i could figure out how to post a pic I would show you just how much dirt i found in a truck I was looking at.

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I'm confused? What do you mean by "cap less" fuel filler, system?
All fuel,systems must be sealed tight to meet emissions???
 

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Not "filter" but "FILLER" as in where you put the fuel pump nozzle to fill you tank. The new 2013 Rams, 300, Charger and Challenger do not have a gas cap. They do have a seal around the filler door and the cars have a latch to hold the door tightly closed. Seems like someone at Ram forgot to add the latch on the trucks and the door is not held closed. Not a smart way to launch a new product IMO.

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Perrysburg_Dodgeboy said:
Not "filter" but "FILLER" as in where you put the fuel pump nozzle to fill you tank. The new 2013 Rams, 300, Charger and Challenger do not have a gas cap. They do have a seal around the filler door and the cars have a latch to hold the door tightly closed. Seems like someone at Ram forgot to add the latch on the trucks and the door is not held closed. Not a smart way to launch a new product IMO.

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Sorry! It was the stupid auto-correct, I did write filler.
 
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