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Old 02-16-2009, 08:08 PM   #104
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Originally Posted by SimpleSimon
Leaking between the petcock and tank and from the petcock itself. I replaced all gaskets and it still leaks. I tried to weld on a fuel bung and screwed it up.

Back to square one. At least the CL175 has a threaded petcock. The CB has some god awful contraption.
I just learned about the CB 160 tank this weekend. My buddy had a leaking issue with a circular styled petcock. He ended up buying a rebuild kit and shimmed down the washer that fits between the petcock and tank. He had to shim because he didn't remove the previous washer that had broken down/disintegrated and it was causing leaking to the petcock.

Good luck.
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