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Old 10-05-2013, 03:08 PM   #1
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Fuel tank vent hard line?????

Folks-looking to replace rusted what I believe is the fuel tank vent hard line. It runs from rubber hose off of top of fuel tank all the way to motor.
Question--can I run jeep with this line off for a day or two while I have hard line bent? should I do anything with either end of rubber hose one by engine one off tank? Thanks!!

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Old 10-05-2013, 03:12 PM   #2
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a pic might help, with that said I would not reccomend that you run without it. May allow debris into the fuel system.

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Old 10-06-2013, 12:20 AM   #3
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Yeah, you can run with it disconnected. You will get a CEL though. If you're worried about debris getting in throw some tape on the open ends.
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Old 12-07-2013, 07:59 AM   #4
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What is a CEL? Can you remove this gas vent hardline with everything in jeep still mounted? shocks, wheels etc..?
Anyone ever to it?
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Old 12-07-2013, 08:05 AM   #5
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CEL=Check engine light.
I had a broken connector on my evap line and it threw a P055 code.
Luckily it was the one that was near the drivers rear spring and was accessible without dropping the fuel tank.
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Old 12-07-2013, 01:29 PM   #6
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ok---so I may get a code ill need to clear without this line in the time (days) it takes me to bend another replacement line? I can remove and install this vent hardline without removing other parts? Thanks

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