Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-25-2011, 02:13 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 5
Fuel tank delamination...

Hey gang, I just tore apart my '03 E350 7.3 fuel system today and found the tank delaminating. Has anyone with a SMB had a similar problem? Starving for fuel intermittently? Sluggish on hills, etc...

Thanks, GL.

hehoo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-25-2011, 06:51 AM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Fruita, Colorado
Posts: 1,185
Re: Fuel tank delamination...

There are a lot of E series tank de-lamination issues out there. This is found on the Ford factory tank, not the aftermarket tanks. Check out in the van section. You should be able to find more info there.

Desert Solitaire
2003 7.3L EB 4x4
Denver Fleet 4x4 conversion
saline is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-2011, 06:19 PM   #3
Site Team
daveb's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Turlock Ca
Posts: 9,854
Re: Fuel tank delamination...

I believe the older after market tanks also had the trouble. There was a large thread several years back on the SMB owners group that Tranfer Flow(?) had made some changes. Think it was Tony Stein that made the post but that was way back, possibly pre 2006.
You might check the archives there
2006 Ford 6.0PSD EB-50/E-PH SMB 4X4 Rock Crawler Trailer

Sportsmobile 4X4 Adventures..........On and off road adventures
daveb is offline   Reply With Quote

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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Sportsmobile SIP or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:26 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.